School Based Honors Programs

UCI offers many challenging and enriching honors opportunities to its most motivated students. These include the comprehensive Campuswide Honors Program, which enrolls outstanding students from all majors from the freshman through senior years; a variety of major/school-specific honors programs at the upper-division level; the Humanities Honors Program, also offered at the upper-division level, but open to all majors on campus; and several Excellence in Research programs.

School and Department Based Honors Programs

Click on the School name below to view the honors program(s) they offer. Successfully completion of the School or Department-Based Honors Program will result in a notation to that regard on the transcript. Those schools not listed do not offer their own honors programs at this time.

School of the Arts Honors Programs
School of Biological Sciences Honors Program
School of Humanities Honors Program
School of Information and Computer Science Honors Program
School of Physical Sciences Honors Programs
School of Social Ecology Honors Programs
School of Social Sciences Honors Programs

Excellence in Research Programs

Excellence in Research is offered in some Departments/Schools in addition to their honors programs. For details, click on the name below. Successful completion of the program results in School recognition, but not a transcript notation.

Excellence in Research in Biological Sciences
Excellence in Research in Psychology and Social Behavior