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Honors Program Curriculum

Honors New Program Requirements

University Honors Program Requirements for all students admitted to UHP for fall 2021 or later.

  • Attend an honors new student orientation session in fall
  • Complete 21 honors credits and maintain a 3.3 U of I GPA
    • May use up to 2 Honors Course Contracts for no more than 6 honors credits towards the required 21 honors credits.
  • Complete HON ENGL 102
    • Incoming students who already completed ENGL 102 before coming to U of I or tested out of it must pass a 200-level or higher non-honors ENGL course at U of I.
  • Complete 1 approved Engaged Learning Experience
    • The approved list of engaged learning experiences can be found on our webpage.
  • Choose to complete either an Honors Thesis or an Honors Portfolio
    • Students will enroll in HON INTR 454 for 3 honors credits (repeatable) and HON INTR 440 for 1 honors credit (non-repeatable) for at least 4 honors credits altogether towards the 21 honors credit requirement.
  • Submit an internal program completion form before graduation

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875 Perimeter Dr.
MS 2533

Phone: 208-885-0154