Director: Dr. Benjaimin Withers
The University of Kentucky Honors Program plays a vital role in the University's commitment to excellence in undergraduate education. Representing every major and college at UK and through its special multi-disciplinary curriculum, the Honors Program provides an alternative course of instruction for outstanding, highly motivated students. An Honors education at UK opens up a world of inquiry, including research, education abroad, and service that will challenge students intellectually, provides access to the most creative minds at UK, and prepares students for advanced study and to make a difference in the world upon graduation. Our students are drawn from around the state, region, country and other countries. When they graduate, they join prestigious organizations or further their education at universities around the world.