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Learn about the many reasons the University of Idaho could be a perfect fit for you. Schedule Your Visit

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Alternative Service Break

Travel to Ecuador, Nicaragua or the Philippines during winter break Dec. 27, 2016 to Jan. 9, 2017. Application deadline Sunday, Sept. 18. Apply for ASB

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Parent Orientation

Students and parents can learn their way around campus and discover the many opportunities at UI. Orientation events are Aug. 18-21. Register

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UI Retirees Association

UIRA has a membership of nearly 500 from every part of the University. Learn More

Criteria for Sustaining Membership

An active member in good standing in the University Honors Program must maintain a UI 3.3 cumulative GPA and must complete:

  • 3 HON-designated credits in the first semester
  • 6 HON-designated credits by the end of the second semester
  • 9 HON-designated credits by the end of the fourth semester
  • 12 HON-designated credits by the end of the sixth semester
  • 13 HON-designated credits by the end of the seventh semester
  • 14 HON-designated credits by the end of the eighth semester in residence on the Moscow campus

Semesters that students spend studying abroad or on domestic exchange are not counted against the determination of membership.

Students who do not meet the minimum GPA and/or credit requirements for program membership are automatically placed on probation for one semester and then become an "inactive" member. 

“Inactive” Honors students, with a 3.3 GPA, are welcome to renew their Honors Program membership and to enroll in future honors courses by going to “Current UI Students” under Admission and completing the requested information.  No essay is required to renew membership.

“Inactive” Honors students may also request to remain on the honors email list by contacting honors@uidaho.edu.

Scheduling Conflicts

Students who have course scheduling conflicts should see the program director to discuss options. To avoid such conflicts, frequent advising is strongly recommended.

Internships and Student Teaching

Students who will be away from campus for the greater part of a semester or academic year on an internship or a student teaching assignment are advised to consult the program director before leaving campus (preferably one year in advance) to work out appropriate credit substitutions.

Physical Address:

UI Commons
Room 315A
875 Perimeter Dr.
MS 2540 
83844-2540

Phone: (208) 885-6147

Email: honors@uidaho.edu