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Apply to Honors

Apply to Honors
Complete our online application to join Urban Honors, limited time remaining to apply for Fall 2014.

Junior Seminars: Fall 2014

Junior Seminars: Fall 2014
New Junior Seminars have been added for Fall 2014.

Who We Are: Ailene Farkac

Who We Are: Ailene Farkac
"Without the support of the Honors College, there's no way I would be where I am right now. They are not just supportive; they are proud of me."
Welcome to Urban Honors, the only urban-focused honors college in the country. Here, you’ll join a small, dedicated community of highly motivated students and engaged professors. Together you will explore an academically intense curriculum through the lens of the culturally rich, ever-evolving city of Portland.


  • Small, liberal arts college atmosphere
  • Close-knit academic community
  • Personalized academic support
  • Priority registration
  • Dedicated Honors housing
  • Rigorous research opportunities
  • Extensive internships
  • Unique preparation for graduate school
  • Open to all majors
  • Study abroad opportunities
  • Graduate with University Honors