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Sophomore Honors Award

We hope that you will go above and beyond the minimum requirements during your first two years and earn a Sophomore Honors Award.  These awards recognize outstanding achievement and engagement in the first two years of the Honors Program.  Award winners will be invited to our graduation ceremony and recognized individually.  The awards are suitable to highlight on a resume or CV. 

Sophomore Honors Award for Students Entering Prior to 2017

Sophomore Honors Award requirements for students entering in 2016 and before:

 

  1. Obtain a minimum grade point average of 3.700, with no grade below a "C" in any course.
  2. Complete Honors Core courses in NS, SS, and HU, as well as five additional Honors courses during the first four full terms (fall/winter) at the U-M, including the FYWR (First Year Writing Requirement). All courses counted must be 3-credit. Mini-courses are not counted for this award.
  3. Average 14 credits per term during the first four full terms they are at the University of Michigan.
  4. Apply for the Award after the conclusion of the sophomore year. 

 

 

Read here for students entering in 2017 and later. For this group, we recommend following your progress towards the awards on umich.GradeCraft.com.

The Sophomore Honors Award recognizes students who have:

  1. Earned at least 30 Engagement Points (see your umich.GradeCraft.com account)

  2. Averaged 14 credit hours each full (Fall/Winter) term

  3. Completed an Honors Core class which meets the first-year writing requirement (FYWR)

  4. Completed of a total of three Honors Core courses (inclusive of # 3 above) in at least two different distribution areas (HU, ID, NS, or SS)

       5. Achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.400 with all classes graded or credit/no credit (no elective P/F).

The Sophomore Honors Award with Distinction recognizes students who have:

  1. Earned at least 30 Engagement Points (see your GradeCraft account)

  2. Averaged 14 credit hours each full (Fall/Winter) term

  3. Completed an Honors Core class which meets the first-year writing requirement (FYWR)

  4. Completed of a total of three Honors Core courses (inclusive of # 3 above) in three different distribution areas (HU, ID, NS, and SS)

  5. Achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.700 with all classes graded or Credit/no credit (no elective P/F).

Are you a joint degree student or joint with the RC?

Are you a student joint with the Residential College or another College?  See your Honors Advisor for more information on your award criteria.

Sophomore Honors Award 2019 Recipients

Sophomore Honors Award with Distinction

 

Eliz Akgun

Lila Alaka

Al-Amin Ali

Ireoluwa Ayoola

Mollie Bakal

Mariana Boully Perez

Paul Brandfonbrener

Jason Brenner

Benjamin Bronkema-Bekker

Katherine Bunnell

Alexander Cepo

Allina Chang

Ahmad Chouman

Adriana Coke

Sabrina Corsetti

Haleigh Cotton

Kirin Cromer

Jean Cutter

Duncan Davidson

Emmaline DeMartini

Alexander Drain

Julia Duffy

Emily Endres

Kyra Fichman

Kyle Finos

 

Beverly Fu

Sayhaan Goraya

Leah Graham

Erin Grant

Christopher Hafke

Max Hammer

Alice Hill

Ariel Huang

Sarah Jacob

Daniel Kim

Andrew Kohrman

Christina Li

Mariana LoCicero

Aleksandra Luca

Zuzanna Lutrzykowska

Elizabeth Martin

Grace Miller

Eric Payerle

Nicholas Preuth

Henry Raffel

Jon Reid

Estrella Salgado

Shachi Salvi

Mustafa Sami

Anish Saraswat

Jason Semaya

 

James Shepich

Kate Sherwin

Rafael Skrobola

Nathan Slaven

Benjamin Sliwinski

Julia Stavreva

Fiona Story

Joshua Stotzky

Martin Taxay

Katelyn Thompson

Grace Tremonti

Chloe Turnbow

Neil Vaishampayan

Thomas Vance

Kimiko Varner

Arynne Wegryn-Jones

Matthew Weiner

Grant Weldon

Kevin Winslow

Alexandra Wormley

Eric (Jack) Wroldsen

Madeline Yaw

Rebecca Yi

Eric Zhang

Ziyi Zhang

Gisselle Zuniga

 

Sophomore Honors Award

 

Kamryn Abraskin

Leah Adelman

Margaret Boelter

Chris Chen

Sebin Choi

Yeonjeong Chu

Annika Dhawan

Max Ellsworth

Anna Gaffney

Ava Gams

 

Lauren Goodman

Anna Gottesman

Haley Gritz

Thom Hourani Jr

Simran Jagirdar

Lily Johnston

Davis Kasper

Carson Kenum

Jacqueline Kunesh

Taylor Lansey

 

Reagan Malcolm

Henry Newman

Clare Oliver-DiPaola

Philip Rapoport

Lucas Reist

Gillian Rubenstein

Connor Sakis

Gabrielle Saul

Spencer Schmid

Janet Vu