About

Overview

The Bumpers College Honors Program mission is to provide undergraduate students with opportunities beyond the traditional undergraduate experience. Students within our program can engage in research and creative projects, service-learning projects and courses, international program opportunities, internships, and so much more. The honors program is currently led by Dr. Lisa Wood.

Portrait of Lisa Wood

Assistant Dean for Honors and International Programs

Dr. Lisa Wood

AFLS E-221
479-575-6770
lswood@uark.edu 

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Honors College

The University of Arkansas Honors College is the overarching entity which links the six honors programs across campus. Visit the main Honors College website for information about additional student programming and events, funding opportunities, and seminars and forums.

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Why Honors?

Learn more about the benefits of joining the Bumpers College Honors Program. We provide a supportive learning community, more individualized instruction to encourage depth of study, as well as hands-on and professional development experiences that benefit our graduates in their future educational or career pursuits.

Honors poster competition

Bumpers College Honors Program Staff

If you need assistance, contact your academic advisor or a member of the Bumpers College Honors Program staff.

Honors faculty meet and greet

Honors Faculty Committee

The direction of the Bumpers College Honors Program is guided by a committee of faculty representatives from the academic units across the college. Each faculty representative can be contacted with honors related inquiries specific to their unit. Meet the faculty committee here!

Honors Poster Competition

Honors Research Conference

The Honors College hosts an annual research conference to showcase the unique projects being conducted across the six honors programs on campus, offer breakout sessions related to the honors student experience, and to connect current and prospective students with program staff. Those interested in attending can view the itinerary online.