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Early Registration is 10/30 & 10/31 from 9am-5pm on ISIS.

Fall Walk-In Advising Hours:
Tuesday  10:00am-12:00pm
Wednesday 2:00pm-4:00pm
Thursday 10:00am-12:00pm        

Students graduating in fall must submit their Honors Completion Portfolio by Friday, December 5 at 4:30pm.

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About Honors

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Admissions

Information for incoming freshmen, lateral admission, etc.

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Honors Profiles

Read about current and former students and their Honors experiences.

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Visiting

Find out how to pay us a visit.

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Academics

Courses, research, advising: learn more here.

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Opportunities

Scholarships, study abroad, etc.

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Resources

Learn about housing, find forms, etc.

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Advising

Learn how to schedule an appointment with an Honors advisor.

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About Honors

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Housing

The UF Department of Housing can answer all your questions.

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Dean of Students

The UF Dean of Students Office has a wealth of information for parents.

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Honors Profiles

Read about current and former students and their Honors experiences.

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About Honors

Discover more about the program, its staff, news, etc.

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Undergraduate Research

Resources for faculty interested in working with undergraduates.

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Teaching for Honors

Learn how to propose an Honors course.

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Prestigious Scholarships

Information about the Rhodes, Marshall, Truman, Goldwater, and other national awards.

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Application Tips

The essays are important.  We cannot emphasize this fact enough.  A lot of thought and time goes into choosing the essay prompts, and each applicant's essays are read by two people.  These scores carry significant weight in our application review.

List activities that demonstrate superior involvement or commitment.  Leadership positions in school or community organizations are rated highly.  Participation in varsity athletics requires a significant time commitment and is rewarded in our application process; serving as a team captain shows an even higher level of involvement. Creative endeavors such as music, dance, and theater help show that you are a well-rounded person.  High school journalism activities (student newspaper, yearbook, etc.) are valued as well. Non-school activities that require substantial effort (e.g., Boy/Girl Scouts, church groups, community service) are also viewed favorably.  Other valued activities include student government and academic research.  Examples of possible responses may be found here.

Apply only if you are really interested.
  Read about the Honors philosophy here.  If you find this appealing, then please submit an application.  Honors at UF is different from high school honors in the following sense--high school honors is based on a culture of achievement; university honors is a culture of engagement.  Nearly all of UF's students are high achievers, but Honors students are looking to take full advantage of the intellectual, cultural, and extracurricular opportunities on campus.  If that describes you, then please consider submitting an application. 

Apply on time, early even. We do not accept late applications, and the system will close at exactly 11:59pm EST on March 1. We encourage you to avoid the temptation of waiting until the last minute to submit your application, as technological difficulties can and do happen. Take some time to review the essay questions, think through your responses, and go ahead and submit well before the deadline.

Answers to some frequently asked questions may be found here