Cathedral of Learning
Forge Your Own Path

The David C. Frederick Honors College provides increased opportunity, incentives, and recognition for high academic attainment by students.


Health Science Complexities students outside the White House at night

Honors students visit the NIH

Kar-Hai Chu, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, serves as an electus faculty fellow in the David C. Frederick Honors College.

Madison Dougherty

Pittwire: 8 Pitt students were named Gilman scholars

Eight University of Pittsburgh students were named Gilman Scholars, including Frederick Honors College junior Madison Dougherty.

Pitt students at 2024 Emory Morningside Global Health Case Competition

Pittwire: Pitt undergraduates came in second place in the 2024 Emory Morningside Global Health Case Competition

Frederick Honors College student Lauren Angus was a member of the Pitt team that won second place and a $3,000 cash prize at the 2024 Emory Morningside Global Health Case Competition.