University Honors Program
phone: (208) 885-6147
Idaho Commons 315
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2533
Moscow, ID 83844-2533
Professor with students in the library

Program Highlights

  • Small, enriched, discussion-oriented classes across disciplines with honors faculty
  • Early registration for classes 
  • No necessary extension in time to graduation
  • Scholarships and WUE-rate tuition waivers for selected students 
  • Honors living groups
  • Concert and chamber music tickets
  • Honors Student Lounge and Honors Center
  • "Food for Thought" lunches with professors
  • "Fire Side Chats" with professors
  • Alternative Spring Break of service trips
  • Honors service committee/diverse volunteer and community engagement projects
  • Student leadership retreats and opportunities
  • Special film, open mic, ice skating, and other social events
  • Group trips to regional cultural events
  • Workshops and advising for graduate school, major national scholarships and undergrad research and internships
  • Students average higher grades in honors courses than in non-honors courses
  • Student membership averages over 400 students (includes 120 first-year students) 
  • Honors Program director serves as secondary advisors to program members