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Looking for AU Honors?

If you were accepted as a first-year student beginning in fall 2014 or after, you are a member of AU Honors, the university's bold reimagining of liberal arts education. Click here for more information on the new curriculum. Answers to frequently asked questions can be found here

Applying to the Honors program? Please fill out the Honors supplement to the Common Application. All questions on the Honors Supplement can be viewed here.

Looking for University Honors?

If you matriculated as a first-year student in fall 2013 or before, you are a member of the University Honors Program, which has been fostering academic excellence, community, and life-long learning since 1989. Click here for all the information you need concerning capstones, supplements, courses, graduation requirements, merit scholarships, and much, much more.

Faculty can find information on teaching Honors courses and colloquia as well as information about reimbursements and Department Honors Coordinators.

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