Capital Scholars Honors Program
Despite these unique times caused by COVID-19, the primary staff within the Capital Scholars Honors Program are still here, virtually, to answer any questions you may have. We want you to be informed about the Program and we want to help you and your student make the most informed decision possible. Please feel free to contact any one of us by e-mail (just click on one of our names) and we will respond as promptly as we are able, either by e-mail or by phone if you prefer. Under some circumstances, a Zoom conference call can also be arranged.
We hope you and your family are well. Please be safe.
Marc A. Klingshirn, Ph.D. – Director of CAP Honors and Associate Professor of Chemistry
Karen Barker – Senior Coordinator of Recruitment and Operations
Cortney Trencevski – CAP Honors Admissions Counselor, Academic Advisor
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The Capital Scholars Honors Program Mission Statement-
“The mission of the UIS Capital Scholars Honors Program is to provide a challenging, interdisciplinary, educational experience in which well-qualified, motivated students gain understanding and leadership skills to engage the world.”
- Calendar of Events
- Office of Admissions
- CAP Honors is a member of professional honors associations: NCHC
About the Program
- Prospective Students
- Current Students
- Capital Scholars Honors Journal: Continuum
- CAP Student Success Stories (Leadership Lived)
- CAP Study Abroad Stories
Propose a CAP Honors Course
Congratulations to the CAP Honors Class of 2019!!!
In recent telephone exit interviews with CAP Honors graduates, 96% agreed or strongly agreed they were very satisfied with their overall experience in the program.