Student Council

The Honors Program Student Council is the student voice in the Honors Program. In addition to representing the honors students on matters of policy and on search committees, the Council officers and committee chairs work with the honors staff on a variety of projects throughout the year, including fund raising, community service activities, social events, and information meetings.

Interested in joining? Contact Honors Student Council by email.

Weekly Meetings:
Tuesdays, 7:00 pm, Nunemaker Center

2017-2018 Leadership

Co-Presidents:  Corinna Lemke and Nidhi Patel​
Treasurer:  Marysa Bradshaw​
Secretary:  Nolan Brey​
Volunteer Chair:  Sam Steuart
Events Chair:  Emma Easom
Public Liaison:  Levi Aldag


Honors Student Council Graduate School Assistance Award

Application Deadline: Monday, February 5, 2018, 5:00 p.m.
The Honors Student Council and the University Honors Program are partnering to provide a special opportunity award for students in need of financial assistance with graduate school application costs (e.g., test preparation, test fees, or application fees). A total of $2,000 (up to eight awards of up to $250 each) will be awarded to deserving students. Special consideration will be given to students who demonstrate financial need and a strong record of involvement in the University Honors Program. All Honors students pursuing post-graduate study in any field are eligible to apply.






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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