The UAH Honors College delivers an intimate, elite college experience with no additional cost. We blend a traditional emphasis on arts and sciences, critical thinking, and communication skills with a practical, career-oriented education. We offer you small, inspiring classes that you will love and unparalleled research and career networking opportunities.

The Honors College program is compatible with any major or program of study and requires no extra coursework. You take Honors versions of courses you would already take. The courses aren't typically more work: they're just enriched. Student mentor programs, additional advising, priority registration, special activities, and other benefits are available. If you join the Honors College, you will be eligible for Honors Housing: live in a community of motivated Honors Students who enjoy Honors dedicated activities, study rooms, and common spaces. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and see what life is like for the Honors Students at UAH.

Student Spotlight

Nick Christensen '15

Interdisciplinary Degree major
Wetumpka, AL

For his honors project, hearing-impaired student Nick Christensen decided to build upon a new type of hearing aid that he had previously presented - and won an award for - at the International Science and Engineering Fair.