Welcome to The University Honors Program!

The University Honors Program provides an enhanced academic experience for intellectually motivated students. It also draws together a rich community of peer scholars attracted by a history of academic excellence and intellectual curiosity.

Members of the University Honors Program enjoy an Honors residential hall, dynamic Honors courses, a comprehensive mentoring program, individual advising, and enjoyable Honors activities. Participants discover that being a part of Honors is more than a distinction; it is an enriched University experience. Read a few current Honors student experiences here!
Come discover the University Honors Program for yourself.


University Honors Program Student Superstars!

Upcoming Honors Events

Outstanding Honors Faculty

2020 Honors Faculty Award Winner

Honors Students selected Professor David Richman for the 2020 Honors Faculty Award.

In Fall 2020, Professor Richman will teach THDA 436H (01) - Honors/History of Theatre I.

Honors Students in the News

David Walker '20

David Walker, UNH Honors Program graduate, Class of 2020

On June 8, David Walker begins a two-year commitment in the cardiology department at Boston Children’s Hospital, working on cardiac stem cells. After that, he plans to go to medical school. Read about the way he challenged and defied his own expectations for himself in UNH Today: https://www.unh.edu/unhtoday/2020/06/proving-naysayers-wrong



The UNH Honors Experience

UNH students and faculty explain what's great about the UNH Honors Program.

Angel Investors

Honors Hamel Scholars participate in managing Rines Angel Investment Fund