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University Honors Program

Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding college experience? Do you want to be part of a tight-knit community that combines a small college atmosphere with the benefits of a comprehensive university? The University Honors Program may be for you!

Many features of Honors are described throughout this site. Here’s a sampling of a few key benefits:

  • Small, engaging courses taught by top faculty

  • A community of bright, talented and ambitious (and fun!) fellow students

  • Honors-only scholarships

  • Honors Engaged activities to broaden your involvement in local and global affairs

  • Special opportunities for research, study abroad, leadership and internships, including the prestigious McKearn Fellows program

  • Mentoring from your peers, and the chance to be a mentor yourself

  • Opportunity to live in Honors House in New Hall

Your future is our focus. Join us!

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University Honors Program 
Campus Life Building 110
DeKalb, IL 60115

Phone: 815-753-0694

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