The Williams Honors College (WHC) welcomes applications from intellectually curious, self-motivated students like you who have demonstrated an ability to excel and are seeking opportunities to distinguish themselves at The University of Akron and onward.
Representatives from the Williams Honors College answer common questions and help you apply!
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Current students and staff from the Williams Honors College share their experience.
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Consideration for admission to WHC will be on the basis of a holistic review. First consideration will be given to students with the following academic credentials:
Deadlines: Similar to general UA deadlines, well-qualified students are encouraged to apply well before the deadline dates.
Application: Follow the steps below to apply as a new freshman to the WHC.
Consideration for admission to WHC for transfer students:
Scholarships for transfer students: You may be eligible for a renewable Honors scholarship of up to $2000.
Consideration for admission to WHC for current UA students:
For questions or more details on how to apply as a current UA student, contact the Williams Honors College Admissions Office to make an appointment.
College Credit Plus
Ohio students in grades 7-12 can enroll for free at UA to earn both college and high school credit.
See details about types of financial aid, how to apply for aid, and university scholarships.
For admissions questions
Associate Director of Admissions