Honors Programs

Less Lecturing. More Life-Changing. Miami has several high-powered programs that connect exceptional students with extraordinary academic opportunities: the University Academic Scholars Program and the University Honors Program.
Less Lecturing. More Life-Changing. Miami has several high-powered programs that connect exceptional students with extraordinary academic opportunities: the University Academic Scholars Program and the University Honors Program.
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Presidential Fellows Program

Presidential FellowsMiami's premier academic scholarship, the Presidential Fellows Program, is a four year, full-ride scholarship including tuition & fees, room & board, and a one-time $5,000 academic enrichment fund. Highest achieving high school students from throughout the state, across the country, and around the globe are invited to apply for this competitive scholarship.

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The University Academic Scholars Program (UASP) gives the best and brightest Miami students the opportunity to engage deeply in select areas of academic or professional interest. UASP provides students unparalleled access to Miami's nationally-recognized faculty, unique research opportunities, and internship experiences all designed to assist students in deepening their knowledge and passion for an academic or professional area of their choosing.

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The University Honors Program (UHP) is a community of Miami's most intellectually curious and motivated students from across all academic disciplines. Designed to provide students with opportunities for academic exploration across a breadth of academic interests, UHP connects students with academically challenging honors coursework, opportunities to engage faculty members, and a unique living learning community.

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Miami is among a select group of universities in the nation to have produced a Rhodes, Truman, and Goldwater scholar in the same academic year

National Awards/Fellowships

During the 2017-2018 academic year, Miami University had 26 students and alumni win national fellowships. Winners included:

  • Nine Fulbright Scholars (the most in Miami University history)
  • Two Goldwater Recipients (marking the seventh consecutive year in which a Miami student has won this fellowship)
  • One Truman Scholar