Ed Healy

Assistant Director, Advising, New Student Orientation, & Completion
Primary office:
Nunemaker Center
Room 216


I grew up in New Hampshire and later attended the University of Kansas where I studied biology. I then attended the Vermont Law School and later worked in law and business for 10 years.

What I Do at Honors

I assist students with advising issues and provide career planning and pre-professional advising.

Why I Love Working in Honors

I am a KU grad and loved my experience here. I want to help students reach their full potential, find meaning in what they do, and be able to adapt in an ever-changing world.

I Can Help With . . .

  • Academic advising, particularly for students interested in law or medical school
  • Pre-professional advising and career development
  • Alumni mentoring
  • Honors events related to career planning and opportunities

Course offerings are “among the most comprehensive in the nation,” according to “A Review of Fifty Public University Honors Programs”
98% of University Honors Program graduates are employed or accepted to graduate school within six months of graduation
40% of students in the University Honors Program conduct research before graduation
9 to 1: Average ratio of KU honors students to faculty advisors
1 of only 7 programs nationwide to receive a top rating from “A Review of Fifty Public University Honors Programs” in 2014
60% of University Honors Program students study abroad
KU honors students select their advisors from top-ranked KU faculty
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