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Win $500 with the SURE Award

Did you know that Honors students have the opportunity to win up to $500 for their research? Apply for the UHP/Sigelman Undergraduate Research Enhancement (SURE) Award for your chance. “Undergraduate Research Enhancement” may not sound the most exciting (well, to most people at least, but you are UHPers), but the funds can contribute to incredible research. Previous SURE Award winners used […]

Food for Thought w/ Prof. Ralkowski

Our first Food for Thought of the semester will be Friday, 9/20 from 12-1PM in the Club Room. Professor Ralkowski, one of our esteemed honors faculty, will be giving a talk over a catered lunch. Make sure to RSVP to reserve your seat and your sandwich! Title: The Consolations of Humor Description: The ancient Greek philosophers thought humor was […]

Hike Harpers Ferry with the UHP

Already getting sick of the city life? Eager to explore beyond E and K streets? Love the smell of the Shenandoah river in the morning? Hike with the Honors Program! Sign up here (AND PAY $5 AT THE UHP OFFICE) by Wednesday, September 11 to reserve your spot! On Saturday, September 14th, the Honors Program is hosting a […]

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Sign-Up for First-Year Small Group Advising

Hey, first-year students! Get ready for some swell advising in small groups. Sign up here for your session.


Office Hours, Appointments, and UHP Support – oh my!

Your friendly neighborhood Program Managers, Brianna and Ben, are available to meet by appointment on both Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon. Click here to schedule! You can also email us at bcrayton@gwu.edu and benfaulkner@gwu.edu. UHP Director Bethany Cobb Kung is also available for office hours 11am-12pm at the Mount Vernon Campus, and 2-3pm at the […]

Welcome from the UHP!

Dear University Honors Program students, Hello and welcome to the start of the 2019-2010 academic year! As always, summer has passed quickly by and we are excited to begin a new year with you all. We look forward to challenging you and having you challenge us, too!  This year brings a change to the Honors […]

The Famous Ape [Research Assistant]

Be a research assistant to Prof. Holly Dugan and work on The Famous Ape.

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Institute for Humane Studies Colloquium – Applications Open!

Are you passionate about discussing political problems and want to learn more about issues such as global justice, torture, and gun control? Learn more below!

Rebel Group Formation in Sub-Saharan Africa [Research Assistant]

Be a research assistant to Prof. Janet Lewis and work on Rebel Group Formation in Sub-Saharan Africa


Honors Course Reminder!

This fall, the UHP is excited to offer PSC 6388: Theories of Political Development (HONR 2047), a cross-listed graduate seminar. This is a unique opportunity only available to honors students, so if interested, please reach out to Professor Feigenbaum who can sign you into the class!