The Honors Program provides a framework that helps students develop as scholars, lifelong learners and contributing members of their communities. To support this mission we offer special Honors housing, a community for talented students who take learning seriously, respect one another and like to have fun.
The Honors Program at Elon University is a community of exceptional students from all majors. It offers all the best features of an Elon education: challenging courses with strong faculty mentors, exciting research opportunities, exposure to international perspectives through study abroad, and a community of faculty and student inquirers who want to be fully engaged in a rewarding academic experience.
We invite current students, prospective students and faculty to explore our Web site to learn more about our mission, curriculum, people and opportunities.
Kristen Conroy will spend a year in Kenya helping an organization that matches orphans of those killed by HIV/AIDS with elderly residents who lost their own adult children to the disease.
Omolayo Ojo’s $10,000 award covers her expenses to study in Senegal for the fall semester as she conducts Lumen Prize research on African emigrants to the United States.
The university's top award comes with $15,000 to support and celebrate academic and creative achievements.
The 10 outstanding young alumni from the past decade were recognized during an April 20 ceremony on campus.
The special education/elementary education major worked this year with two children with autism to help develop math skills using an innovative approach.