The Honors College at UNC Charlotte is the hub for all honors experiences on campus. High achieving students can connect to honors programs offered by colleges and departments, or to the University Honors Program in the Honors College. We offer interdisciplinary honors seminars, honors sections of general education courses, advising for pre-health professions and prestigious awards and fellowships, and honors activities such as Popcorn and Professors. Whether it’s leadership, honors distinction, undergraduate research, preparation for achievement, merit scholarships, or connections you’re looking for—in the Honors College, it all adds up to the honors experience.
Scholarship: Honors programs are the place for successful student-scholars on campus; the Honors College provides unique courses and scholarship opportunities for you.
Connection: Honors programs connect you with professors to work one-on-one, with other students in smaller classes, and with Honors College advising staff, creating a network of supportive relationships and community during your college career.
Distinction: Students graduating with Honors have the achievement noted on their transcript, a mark of excellence and rigor that makes you stand out from the crowd for your career or graduate school.
Preparation: Honors programs equip high achieving students with well-rounded interdisciplinary knowledge and skills, great preparation for winning awards, gaining fellowships to graduate school, and professional development for the job search.
Research: Honors at our state’s only urban research university places you into exciting research environments in your major, working with professors and with our partners in the community.
Leadership: Students of all types develop their unique leadership style in Honors, whether through research, Honors programming, faculty mentoring, or community engagement.
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