Amanda Limon

Graduate Assistant
Primary office:
Nunemaker Center


Summary

Amanda Limon serves as the Graduate Assistant for the University Honors Program. She is a currently pursuing her Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology. Amanda is passionate about diversifying higher education and assisting students foster their academic and professional goals.  
 
What I Do at Honors

As the Graduate Assistant, my role in Honors is multifaceted. I work closely with Honor students to support their academic and professional goals. Additionally, I liaise between the various Honors student groups and the Honors Program staff.  
 
Why I Love Working in Honors


It is a pleasure to work with students who are driven and passionate about academics. I am continuously blown away by the caliber of our students and their desire to put their dreams into action.   
 
I Can Help With . . .

  • General questions about the Honors Program and University resources
  • General questions about Graduate school
  • Social Justice and Equity 
  • Discussions about Public Health and Education 

KU Today
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