Application requirements and selection criteria for the Advanced Honors Program:
- Completion of at least 45 credit hours at the time of application.
- UB GPA of at least 3.5.
- One letter of reference from UB faculty submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. Transfer students may use references from faculty at a previous institution. Letters from TAs, graduate students, academic advisors, employers, and coaches will not be accepted.
- Two short essays (each a maximum of 250 words): 1. Describe how your previous and future activities, both inside and outside of the classroom, have critically shaped your education. 2. Give us an example of a significant problem or issue in which you are interested—past or present, aesthetic, political, cultural, environmental, scientific, etc.—and how it was or is being, or ought to be, tackled. If you wish, this issue may be a preliminary thought/idea for your future thesis project.
- A completed Advanced Honors Program Application.
Spring 2019 Advanced Honors Program Information Sessions
Tuesday, January 29 at 3:30 pm in
106 Capen Hall (meeting room)
Wednesday, January 30 at 2:00 pm in 107 Capen Hall
Wednesday, February 6 at 11:00 am in 107 Capen Hall
Thursday, February 7 at 11:00 am in 106 Capen Hall (meeting room)
Friday, February 8 at 3:00 pm in 106 Capen Hall (meeting room)
Monday, February 11 at 3:00 pm in 106 Capen Hall (meeting room)
- October 1 for fall admission
- March 1 for spring admission
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