L&S Honors Program

College of Letters & Science

Photo of Washburn Observatory, home to the L&S Honors program


The L&S Honors Program provides a community for high-achieving and highly motivated students who seek to deepen their intellectual engagement. Honors offers small, intensive faculty-led courses and research opportunities.

Discover your talents, broaden your experiences, connect with outstanding scholars, develop your leadership potential, and make the world a better place.

The L&S Honors Program office at Washburn Observatory will be closed July 25, 26, and 27. Please email honors@honors.ls.wisc.edu with any questions.

Summer hours for the Washburn Observatory are 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.