Honors Carolina is UNC’s premier academic program for high-achieving, intellectually curious students.

Less than one percent of all applicants to the university are invited to become members of Honors Carolina each year.

Our graduates have enjoyed great success!

  • Average GPA: 3.7

  • 62% conduct honors-level research

  • 53% study abroad

  • 45% graduate with degrees in two majors

Employers looking to recruit top students for jobs, projects, or internships can target Honors Carolina students by submitting their opportunities here. A step-by-step instruction guide will help you post in minutes!


“The project came out great and it felt good to give back to our beloved Carolina. We really enjoyed getting to know and mentor our student, and are planning to use him for future projects.”


“Thank you, Honors Carolina! You have created an easy to use and very effective online process for hiring interns at UNC.”

-Gold Dolphins, LLC

"Honors Carolina students are driven to succeed. They immediately make an impact regardless of their role, and can adapt quickly to solve whatever problem is thrown at them."