Honors College Convocation

Prospective student and her mother visit with professor.

Honors College Virtual Convocation - Saturday, October 30

Couldn't make it to Convocation this year? Check out our 2021 Convocation YouTube Playlist

This year's Convocation will be held over Zoom on Saturday, October 30. The program will begin at 10:00 am CDT that day and conclude at 12:15 pm CDT.

Honors College Convocation is a great chance for high school juniors and seniors to explore the exceptional opportunities available to students through the Honors College, including special honors classes that focus on big issues and grants for study abroad and undergraduate research.

You will hear from professors and staff members who are committed to mentoring students for academic success, and current honors students will share study abroad and research stories, as well as their plans for life after graduating with honors from the University of Arkansas.

Interested in competing for Honors College fellowships and academic scholarships? Convocation is the place to find out how, with an informative session on creating personal statements and résumés for highly competitive applications.

Convocation Schedule

10:00 am - Why Honors? (Plenary Session)

10:45 am - Academic College Breakout Sessions

11:30 am - The Next Steps - Applying to Honors, Housing, Orientation, and Scholarships/Fellowships (Plenary Session

12:15 pm - End of the Event

Visit Us

If you are not able to make it to Convocation, we encourage you to schedule a Campus Visit through the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. When you schedule your visit, make sure to request a meeting with one of our Honors College recruiters along with a tour of Hotz Honors Hall.

You also have two great online options to learn more about our program: 1:1 Virtual Chats and an Honors College Presentation on YouTube.