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University Honors Scholars

East Tennessee State University

Benefits & Opportunities

The Honors College Community
University Honors Scholars (UHS) enjoy many benefits of being an honors student at ETSU

UHS CurriculumNCHC
The University Honors Scholars program at ETSU offers a
distinctive honors curriculum intended to provide scholars
with a focused liberal arts experience and undergraduate
research opportunities within the context of a regional
university taught by seasoned faculty.

UHS Scholarship (8 semesters)
Scholarships cover in-state and out-of-state tuition and most fees, a standard residence hall and meal package, and an honors Allowance of $150/semester (which may increase
$500 if receiving Tennessee Hope Scholarship).

AdvisingHLLC picnic
In addition to major/minor and pre-professional advisers,
University Honors Scholars receive individual advising
the UHS program director through the Honors College,
helping to make sure students are on track to meet goals
and graduate on time.

Priority Registration
Honors students are permitted to register for courses early,
which insures an opportunity to register for desired courses
that best fit with their schedule.

Honors House
24/7 access to Honors House (Ada Earnest) which offers
individual and group study rooms with computers, a
lab, a TV/movie room, conference room with presentation capability and a mini kitchen as well as thesocial
offices of University honors scholars staff.

The opportunity to serve on the Honors College Student
Council and other Honors College ad hoc committees in
order to have input as to the Honors experience at ETSU.

Social Events and Activities
A small community of high-achieving students in a variety
of honors programs, the Honors College regularly hosts
co-curricular and social events for members of the
honors community.

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