Start your college career off with a day of fun, fellowship and food during our Freshmen Frenzy! Hosted by the Honors College and the student organizations within the Honors College, Freshmen Frenzy is a time to meet your fellow Honors College students, hang out in the upper quad and play some of your favorite games like ladderball, cornhole, nine square in-the-air, and more!
Join us next Friday (August 25th) from 4:30-6:30 pm in the Upper Quad Greenspace for this year’s Freshmen Frenzy. Read more about your hosts below and ways to join these AUsome organizations – War Eagle!
Honors Congress members are involved with community service projects, athletic events, intramural sports, and social events, such as movie nights, game nights, and a semi-formal. With a wide variety of leadership opportunities, Congress is a great way to start your involvement with on-campus activities. To join the Honors Congress there is a one-time membership fee. Visit the the Honors Congress Facebook page for more information.
Diversity in Honors is an important organization within the Honors College aimed at supporting and enhancing the experiences of underrepresented and minority students. The organization combines professional development workshops, diversity forums, and social meetings throughout the semester. Members, including freshmen, are encouraged to participate in committees, run for an office, and vote in elections. Learn more on AUinvolve.
Honors Serves is a great opportunity for you to become involved in service within the community. Students are encouraged to get involved with community organizations that combat poverty. Student-led and focused on service through education, Honors Serves partners with local high schools and resource centers to develop study skills and preparation for the ACT and SAT tests while also providing opportunities to serve through Hospice Advantage and Alabama Rural Ministry (i.e. housing/construction projects). Learn more on AUinvolve.