Honors Guidelines Honors Guidelines

Are you hoping to graduate with high or highest honors?
You worked hard. You want that cord.
Make sure you know how to apply for high or highest honors.
Please read carefully so you can get the recognition that you’ve earned.

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.

Spring 2021 Honors Application and Processing Deadlines

Honors Applications Due by 4 p.m. on Monday, March 29, 2021. Submit your digital application to advising@jou.ufl.edu.

Last day of class: Wed., April 21, 2021
Commencement weekend: April 30 – May 2, 2021

NOTE: the asterisks in the printed and digital UF commencement program may not reflect the level of honors a student receives when the degree is actually certified and awarded. The final honors level determination is made AFTER fall grades post and GPAs and honors applications are evaluated.