A service of the University Honors Program for all KU undergraduates


The Office of Fellowships & Scholarships works to bring together scholarship advisors from across campus to better serve talented KU undergraduates pursuing national and international fellowships and scholarships.

Anne Wallen
Assistant Director, University Honors Program, Director of Fellowships and Scholarships

I'm a native Kansan and second-generation Jayhawk and love working with KU students to help them figure out how to get the most out of their experiences and opportunities.

Peer Outreach Advisor

Shegufta is a senior studying political science and Spanish with a specific interest in global human rights and social justice.

C. Bryan Young
Director, University Honors Program, Associate Professor, Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering

Dr. Bryan Young is an Associate Professor of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering.

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KU Today
Course offerings are “among the most comprehensive in the nation,” according to “A Review of Fifty Public University Honors Programs”
98% of University Honors Program graduates are employed or accepted to graduate school within six months of graduation
40% of students in the University Honors Program conduct research before graduation
9 to 1: Average ratio of KU honors students to faculty advisors
1 of only 7 programs nationwide to receive a top rating from “A Review of Fifty Public University Honors Programs” in 2014
60% of University Honors Program students study abroad
KU honors students select their advisors from top-ranked KU faculty
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report