A graduating UB Honors scholars with his family.

Freshman Parent Kickoff

The Honors College is delighted to welcome the Class of 2021!


At your student's on-campus orientation, your student will learn about academics and campus life at UB, while meeting other new students as well as current UB students. Honors Scholars are not assigned to a particular orientation, but should select one that is being offered by their academic department. More information on Summer Orientation can be found on the Orientation website.

Honors Parent Information Session: Thursday, August 24, 2017

Whether or not you choose to attend the formal Parent & Family Orientation, we would also like to inform you about our Honors parent information session on Thursday, August 24, 2017. This 45 minute program is an opportunity to hear an overview of the Honors curriculum as well as ask any questions you may have about the Honors College experience and UB. Please RSVP to the Honors parent information session separately from the Parent & Family Orientation via email at honors@buffalo.edu.

If you have any questions about the information session, please do not hesitate to call us at 716-645-3020.

Honors Kickoff: Friday, August 25, 2017

Your student's Honors College career will kickoff on Friday, August 25, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. This mandatory program will provide an in-depth look at what it means to be an Honors Scholar and connect your student to their academic advisor, peers, and the greater Buffalo community.

Details concerning Honors Kickoff will be provided to your student via email in the next few months.


Last updated: October 24, 2017 10:53 am EST