BE INSPIRED by your professors and by your high-achieving classmates, who come from a variety of backgrounds and possess broad academic interests and achievements, inside the special intellectual community that is UA's Williams Honors College.
First year admission to the WHC is now open through the UA admissions process.
See all that Akron offers at Fall Visit Day on Saturday, Oct. 19. Or attend a daily campus tour Monday through Friday and select Saturdays.
Free and open to the public, join us to hear incredible stories from individuals who work to inspire and educate people for a future we're creating today.
I would like to welcome you to another academic year! I want to update you on some of the upcoming events and opportunities, and remind you of a few things that will help you along the way. Read more.
MATTHEW DEIBEL credits UA and the Williams Honors College for helping him land a full-time job at Ernst & Young months before he graduates with a degree in accounting.
The College Credit Plus Honors Academy is for high school juniors and seniors to get an even bigger head start to their college careers.
The College Credit Plus program was created by the Ohio Legislature to allow students in grades 7-12 to enroll in a college or university to earn both college credit and credit for their classes, tuition free.
Our college fosters a sense of community for high-achieving, self-motivated students through:
During a weeklong tour, the students explored the country and its legal system. Full story.
The Williams Honors College is proud to be the home of The University of Akron’s new esports varsity and club programs. (Team members may be, but do not have to be, honors students.) Learn more.