Student Honors, Awards and Achievements

Honor Societies 

Phi Epsilon Kappa (PEK)
Recognizes students that are committed to Scholarship, Leadership and Service. 

Phi Beta Kappa (PBK)
The nation’s oldest academic honors society. (Founded December 5, 1776)
Congratulations to the 2022 Phi Beta Kappa New Members: 

  • Gabriella Pitt ’22
  • Steve Rose ’22

Celebration of Student Achievement

Each April, Ursinus College celebrates the accomplishments of its student body during the Celebration of Student Achievement (CoSA) event Students present their research and project work to the Community.

Health and Exercise Physiology Department Student Awards

The Health and Exercise Physiology (HEP) Department recognizes individual student achievement, as well.

HEP Department Student Awards include;

The Health and Exercise Physiology Department Scholar Award
John Klee ’22
The Health and Exercise Physiology Department Outstanding Young Professional Award
Steve Rose ’22
John Klee '22 and Steve Rose '22John Klee '22 and Steve Rose '22

Additional Awards and Recognition

Health & Exercise Physiology majors have received recognition and have been awarded scholarships and fellowships, including:

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute summer fellowship grant with the FUTURE (Fellowships in the Ursinus Tradition to an Undergraduate Research Experience)

The Phi Epsilon Kappa national awards for Scholastic Achievement and the Dr. Jeffrey Vessely Memorial Scholarship Award.

The Thomas J. Watson Fellowship Grant