The Ohio State University at Lima

Ohio State Lima Honors Program

The Honors Program on Ohio State Lima campus enriches the academic and social experiences of motivated students.  Through a variety of curricular offerings, cultural events, and social activities, the Honors Program promotes the intellectual and personal development of qualified undergraduate students.  By joining the Honors Program, you gain access to the very best academic and cultural opportunities the campus can offer.

The Honors Program offers Ohio State Lima students a variety of benefits

Honors Courses & Curriculum         

  • Smaller classes
  • Select faculty
  • Motivated students
  • Priority scheduling
  • "H" Honors designation on transcript
  • Research and  independent study opportunities

Honors Community: Events & Trips             

  • Trips for study and  fun
    • Throughout Ohio
    • Across the nation
    • Study abroad
  • Honors colloquia  & seminars
    • Students and faculty  discuss engaging readings
    • Eminent scholars  share their research
    • Timely, sometimes  controversial topics
  • "Buckeye  Scholars" honors society & student club
    • Social activities
    • Leadership opportunities
    • Choose trips, colloquia,  and seminars

Honors Awards, Scholarships, & Graduation             

  • Honors Book Awards ($100) awarded in every Honors class
  • Honors Tutition Awards ($1,000) awarded every year
  • Graduation Awards
  • Positioning for Honors degrees and graduation with honors

Don't miss out! Apply!          

Apply to the Honors Program year-round.  If you hope to join the Honors Program by the beginning of the semester, you must submit the application by July 31 for Autumn semester and by November 30 for Spring semester.  Incoming/first-year students, transfer students, and current Lima students all use the same application.