Honors Guidelines

All applications for high or highest honors must be digitized and submitted as a .PDF file. We are no longer accepting physical submissions. All documents and student work samples included in the application must be merged into a single .PDF file.

NOTE: If necessary, students should include YouTube and/or Vimeo links in the “Statement of Professional Competence.”

Submit your PDF from your GatorLink email account with the subject line HONORS APPLICATION to advising@jou.ufl.edu.

For guidelines on applying for honors in the UF College of Journalism and Communications, go to:  Honors Guidelines

Spring 2016 honors application & processing deadlines

Honors applications due by 4 p.m. on Monday, April 4, 2016

  • April 4 (Monday): Electronic (pdf) Honors applications due by 4 p.m. to advising@jou.ufl.edu
  • April 5 (Tuesday): Honors applications shared with department chairs
  • April 19 (Tuesday): Honors decisions reported by department chairs to Judy Hunter, PATH, 1060 Weimer
  • April 20 (Wednesday):  Spring classes end
  • TBA: Faculty meeting; faculty vote on honors designations
  • April 29 (Friday): Commencement
  • May 3 (Tuesday): Degree certifications/honors designations completed by noon