Students apply to the University of Kansas Honors Program because they're ready to rise to the challenge.
KU Honors is one of the oldest and most prestigious public honors programs in the country. Our faculty and staff are dedicated to providing the feel of a small liberal arts college within the thriving, opportunity-rich atmosphere of a large research university.
Through small, discussion-based honors courses; personalized advising from honors faculty and staff; and myriad co-curricular activities and events, KU Honors students form a diverse community of scholars who are deeply committed to acquiring the best education KU has to offer.
Ready to learn more? Explore our website to
- Learn the program elements of University Honors,
- Review the requirements of the Honors Program, and
- Apply to University Honors as an incoming KU freshman, as a current KU student, or as a transfer student.