For Our Students

Honor Society

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

Departmental Honors and Awards

Each April, Ursinus College celebrates the accomplishments of its student body during the Celebration of Student Achievement (CoSA) event. As a deparment, Health and Exercise Physiology also recognizes individual student acheivement.

HEP Student awards include;

  • The Health and Exercise Physiology Scholar Award

  • The Health and Exercise Physiology Outstanding Young Professional Award 

Recognition and Additional Awards

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)

Howard Hughes Medical InstituteThe Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education  Recreation and Dance Outstanding Future Professional Award

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The Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and DanceViolet Baumgardner Scholarship


Health and Exercise Physiology Student Awards

Brittany Gasser is the recipient of the Health and Exercise Physiology Scholar AwardBrittany Gasser is the recipient of the Health and Exercise Physiology Scholar Award Emily Reeve receives the Health and Exercise Physiology Outstanding Young Professional Award.Emily Reeve receives the Health and Exercise Physiology Outstanding Young Professional Award.