UB Honors College students participating in community service in Buffalo.

Greiner Hall Shared Interest Housing

SIH: An Honors Community

The Honors College Greiner Hall Shared Interest Housing (SIH) is a living and learning community designed for students who seek to continue their civic engagement experiences in the city of Buffalo as sophomores. In addition to living in Greiner Hall, students enroll in two academic courses, participate in social activities in the residence hall, and take part in service learning opportunities. Through a pathway of self-discovery, students are inspired to think about their education, professional goals, strategies for leadership development, and the future in new and innovative ways.

Please submit your Shared Interest Housing application by Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 at 2 p.m. Please note that your application must be completed in one seating; please be prepared to complete it in its entirety.

Benefits

Program Description and Eligibility

The Honors College Greiner Shared Interest Housing (SIH) is an opportunity for first-year students to continue creating and building community connections in the city of Buffalo through service-learning opportunities. As sophomores, Honors students will engage in a yearlong living and learning community in Greiner Hall, participate in two academic courses (e.g., HON 201: Honors College Sophomore Civic Engagement Practicum I and HON 202: Honors College Sophomore Civic Engagement Practicum II) in the fall and spring semesters, social activities in the residence hall, campus wide events, and community service.

Eligibility Criteria

Important Dates

Information Sessions for 2019-2020

Information sessions will be available for those interested in learning more about the program. Please check back for session dates.

Last updated: October 08, 2018 6:44 pm EST