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Honors Student Welcome

Welcoming the Newest Honors Students

The Honors Student Welcome introduces incoming Honors students to the University Honors Program (UHP), giving you the opportunity to meet other students already part of the UHP. Honors Student Welcome is led by current Honors students who will serve as leaders and mentors throughout the day and beyond. Incoming Honors students will also learn what it’s like to be first-year Honors students as well as ease their transition into life at the University of Dayton.

Why Should You Attend?

There are some great reasons...

  • Meet your fellow Honors classmates
  • Meet current Honors students
  • Get an early start on building some amazing relationships with your peers
  • Get important information about the Honors Program and the University of Dayton
  • Learn how to receive direct support from UHP staff and students
  • Ease your transition to college life

Registration is Required

Admitted incoming Honors students who have accepted our invitation to join the University Honors Program may register for the Honors Student Welcome in early summer through your UD Porches account. 


Here is a tentative schedule for Honors Student Welcome on August 16, 2024. You will receive a finalized schedule later this summer:

  • 3:30 PM: Check-In
  • 4:00 PM: Welcome from the University Honors Program
  • 4:05 PM - 5:30 PM: Icebreakers, Honors Q&A with small group, and Campus Tour
  • 5:40 PM: Event Conclusion

Honors Program

Alumni Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0311