University Honors Program

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January 18, 2022

Are you planning to enroll in an Honors Seminar in Spring?

We are trying gauge course demand for the Honors Seminars (HNRS 299) we are offering this spring. Please let us know by filling out the Spring 22 Honors Seminar Interest Survey. Its super short! Thanks!

Honors Progress Reports COMING SOON!

We are working to get Honors Requirement Progress Reports to everyone by the end of NEXT week. In the meantime, if you have questions about your progress you can meet with Dr. J during her office hours OR meet with a Peer Advisor.

Peer Advising Drop-in Hours 

Drop in hours are in the Honors Commons. You can also reach out to any of the Peer Advisors directly to set up a Zoom advising session. 

Tuesdays 12:00-2:00PM: Blaine Benham, (Sr. Biology)

Wednesdays 11:00-1:00 PM: Michael Reyna, (Sr./Grad Mechanical Engineering)

Thursdays 10:00-12:00pm: Katrina Loye, (Sr. Biology)

Honors Commons Information

The Honors Commons (Library, room 510) is open for business! We ask that you comply with Cal Poly's new COVID protocol when entering the space where we are all working together. As a reminder, please do not come to campus with Covid-related symptoms. You can find answers to many of your questions here:

Want to learn more about the Honors Track Experience?

Check out the Track Experience link on the Honors website under Current Students. Here you can find information on what is the Track and how to satisfy this Honors requirement.

2022 CSU Research Competition Submissions DUE TODAY!

The CSU Student Research Competition is held each spring to promote excellence in undergraduate and graduate scholarly research and creative activity by recognizing outstanding student accomplishments across the 23 CSU campuses.

The competition is open to all disciplines and to current undergraduate and graduate students and 2021 alums. Cash prizes are awarded.

Submissions are due T 1/18/22 at 11:59pm CA time.

Learn more at the Office of Student Research Website

Campus Employment Opportunities

NEW! Cal Poly's Extended Education program is seeking Student Assistants. Click HERE for more information.

Help out an Honor's Student Senior Project!

Sarah Kamp (Jr. Public Health) is looking for students to attend a a 50-minute workshop on the topic of health literacy. To RSVP see the QR Code on the Health Literacy flyer.

Have you completed a Co-Curricular Experience?

To learn more about how to satisfy the Honors Co-Curricular Experience click on the Co-Curricular Experiences link under Current Students on our website.


See Module 2.8 of the Student Handbook for more information about Honors required Co-curricular experiences. Please see the Co-Curricular Experiences link under the Current Students tab for the steps to take to fulfill this requirement. We will post new opportunities that you can consider for fulfilling these requirements as they come up.


NEW! Quarter+ Learning Assistant. Become a learning assistant for Cal Poly's Quarter+ program to satisfy your Co-Curricular Teaching/Mentoring Experience. 

How to submit an announcement for the Weekly Update!

If you have an event that you want to share with our Honors Community, please complete the form (see link below). Announcements received by Sunday 11:59pm will be included in the Weekly Update posted on Monday.

Honors Program Information!

Phone: 805-756-7029
Honors Commons
Location:5th Floor Library (room 510).
Hours:  Monday 9am to 3pm; Tuesday - Friday: 9am to 4pm

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