University Honors College


Honors LogoThe Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship is a division of the University Honors College.  The University Honors College offers capable and highly motivated students the opportunity to develop an integrative perspective that extends beyond the confines of individual majors and disciplines and fosters opportunities for undergraduate research.

The University Honors College is designed to provide enhanced educational and personal opportunities for UAA students leading to a designation of University Honors Scholar upon graduation.  The University Honors College was singled out for special commendation by the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges.

University Honors offers interdisciplinary courses, academic advising and mentoring, leadership and scholarship opportunities, smaller classes and guided individual research, community involvement and interaction with peers committed to academic excellence. Above all, the program helps students develop a competitive edge for career options as well as for admission to the best graduate and professional schools in the nation.

For more information, please visit the University Honors College web site at www.uaa.alaska.edu/honors.