Office of the President
"To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe." - Anatole France
I am pleased to welcome you to the University of Memphis – where we strive for excellence in everything that we do, from the curriculum, to broad range of applied learning experiences we offer, to our cutting-edge research, to our service and many connections to the community.
University of Memphis honors college
It is my pleasure to announce that the Helen Hardin Honors Program at the University of Memphis has received approval for designation as an Honors College. With the elevation to college status, the Helen Hardin Honors College will become the largest in the State of Tennessee.
Nowhere else in the state will top academic performers find a richer, more diverse experience than at the University of Memphis Helen Hardin Honors College. Memphis is known as the epicenter of culture, commerce and creativity. Our environment provides rich opportunities that stimulate intellectual challenge and scholarly exploration.
M. David Rudd | President