- The largest, most flexible living-learning program in the Honors College
- A community with instant friendships and a sense of belonging
- Top students and faculty from every major
- A limitless selection of enriched courses
- Full of peer leadership and academic award opportunities
- A way to be instantly plugged in to the best of the University and Washington, DC
Change is inevitable. Broad exposure to a variety of disciplines and ways of thinking challenge exceptional students in many different directions and help build critically thinking, multi-talented, logical, compassionate citizens who can adapt to professional and personal changes in the decades ahead.
The breadth of Honors Seminars is complimented by the more focused, in-depth exploration in students’ majors at a leading research institution with excellent faculty and premier, up-to-date programs.
Emerging from their undergraduate years with the robust combination of educational breadth and depth and embracing life-long learning and continued personal growth equips students to excel in their career(s) and in their lives.
University Honors: Lively students from all majors, who are full of intellectual excitement, creativity, and diverse experiences and ideas.
Living in Hagerstown Hall in the Ellicott Community provides new Honors students with an instant feeling of belonging to an academically passionate community where students live together, take classes together, and form instant and life-long friendships.
Yet far from being isolated from the rest of the campus, University Honors students are immediately plugged into the best of everything the campus has to offer academically, professionally, and socially.
The Ellicott Community is ideally located on campus just steps away from the Recreation Center and pool, the diner, and football stadium!