University Honors Program | AUM

University Honors Program

The Honors Program at Auburn University at Montgomery offers an intellectual and social environment that empowers students—whatever their majors or fields of study—to navigate the complexities of global citizenship. Our highly motivated and accomplished students develop and demonstrate creative and critical thinking as well as teamwork and leadership through

  • Seminar-style courses with some of AUM's most effective faculty
  • A unique and engaging curriculum, which helps fulfill AUM's Core requirements
  • Study abroad and other travel opportunities
  • Undergraduate research opportunities that build a resume for graduate school
  • A community of motivated and scholarly peers and faculty
  • Service learning projects, such as the AUM Food Pantry begun and run by Honors students
  • Social and athletic activities

What Our Students Say About AUM Honors

Any student accepted to AUM, including transfer students, may apply for admission to the University Honors Program. Successful applicants are well-rounded, highly motivated, and committed to excellence both in and out of the classroom.

Members of the University Honors Program also enjoy

  • Prestigious scholarship eligibility
  • Priority registration for classes
  • Student-faculty ratio of 10:1 in honors seminars
  • Honors lounge privileges