Honors Program

The Honors Program at the University of New Orleans provides our highest-achieving students with unique academic opportunities to help them develop into scholars and community leaders. These opportunities included honors-only courses, campus housing, academic seminars, weekend seminars, and scholarships; guest lectures and public events with leading academics and public intellectuals; and academic advising and mentoring to support students in advancing their scholarly, creative, and professional goals. 

Scroll down to learn more about participation requirements, how to graduate with University Honors, and contact information. 

2018 Pulitzer Prize-winner in non-fiction, James Forman, Jr., delivers the 2019 Honors Program Homer Hitt Presidential Lecture on mass incarceration.