The mission of the Lewis Honors College is to better the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the world by helping students to explore their purpose, develop intellectually, and lead with integrity.


Honors Alumni Q&A with Jack Challis '04

Jack Challis is the VP of US Operations at Lucence who graduated from UK Honors in 2004, majoring in mathematics and physics. Learn a thing or five about him by reading his answers to our questions!

Gaines Center for the Humanities Names 12 New Scholars for 2021

The Gaines Fellowship is presented in recognition of outstanding academic performance, demonstrated ability to conduct independent research, an interest in public issues and a desire to enhance understanding of the human condition through the humanities.

Lewis Honors College Engages Campus Community During Women's History Month

Events showcased accomplished women and educated students on activism and history.