Benefits of Honors

A large group of EKU Honors students holding yellow foldersAs a member of the EKU Honors Program, you’ll enjoy many perks and benefits:

  • $500 one-time scholarship for your first year of college (students entering honors during their first semester of college only)
  • Priority registration so you get the classes you need
  • Eligibility to apply for Honors Trailblazer Grant funding toward study abroad or study away programs
  • The option to live in the Honors Living Learning Community (LLC), located in either Burnam or Martin Hall
  • Recognition at graduation with our signature maroon cap, which identifies you as an Honors Scholar (Your transcript and diploma will also recognize your accomplishments.)
  • Use of the Honors Study Lounge, located near honors classrooms and offices
  • Extended library checkout privileges, including the ability to check out materials from EKU’s Crabbe Library for up to four weeks