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)

Celebration of Student Achievement

Each April, Ursinus College halts classes for a day to celebrate the academic accomplishments of its student body during the Celebration of Student Achievement (CoSA) event. Students present their research and project work to the Community. Learn more about COSA.

Health Sciences Department Student Awards

The Health Sciences Department annually recognizes individual student achievement.

  • The Health Sciences Department Scholar Award
  • The Health Sciences Department Outstanding Young Professional Award


Prestigious Awards and Recognition

Recent Health Sciences majors have received recognition and have been awarded scholarships and prestigious fellowships, including: