University Honors Program
The Honors Program offers student housing on the 4th floor of Garrahy, located on the corner of Flagg Road and Heathman Road. The Honors floor has eight co-ed 5-bedroom apartments and one 4-bedroom apartment. Honors Housing is available to upperclass honors students only. Students must currently be living on campus to apply. Each apartment has the following:
- Single bedrooms (108-110 sq.ft.) furnished with non-loftable double-beds, an armoire, a bureau, a desk, and a desk chair
- Two private bathrooms
- Private kitchen (URI Meal Plan is not required!), complete with stove, oven, dishwasher, microwave, full-sized refrigerator, double-sink, and cabinet space for storage
- Furnished common area
- Private parking lot across the street
- Wireless internet
- Cable TV
- Air conditioning
- IP telephone
Honors housing is open during all school vacations (including Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Spring Break).
Current residents must reapply! Honors Housing for the 2012-2013 academic year is currently under way.
Typical Floor Plan:
Pictures of Garrahy Hall:
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CONGRATULATIONS to the following students:
Juniors Christopher Bobba (Chemical Engineering/Biological Sciences) and Russell Dauksis (Marine Biology) who have been named as Goldwater Scholars, and to Farid Topchiev (Chemical Engineering and German) who has received a Goldwater Honorable Mention! See their URI Press release to learn more.
Brian Stack (senior History/Philosophy) who has received a prestigious Humanity in Action Fellowship!
URI Honors Student Megan O'Brien has been awarded a 2012-2013 Fulbright Scholarship to Iceland. Read more about Meghan's story here,
and follow her blog!
Brittany O'Brien has been awarded a 2012 National Security Education Program (NSEP) Boren Scholarship to study Swahili in Kenya for the fall semester. Brittany has also been granted an NSEP African Languages Initiative Summer Supplement to study Swahili at the University of Florida prior to her departure.
These six URI sophomores who won Hollings Scholarships from NOAA this year: Michael Canton, Eilea Knotts, Sarah Merolla, Benjamin Sevey, Callie Veelenturf and Brenton Wallin. Read more in their URI Press Release.
Farid Topchiev, who has been awarded two prestigious scholarships to study in Germany - the DAAD Undergraduate Scholarship and the Whitaker Undergraduate Scholarship!
Ric McIntyre, 874-4126
Cheryl Foster, 874-4022
Carolyn Hames, 874-2813
Kathleen Maher, 874-5875
Deborah Gardiner, 874-2303