Programs Especially for High-Achieving Students

Discover a unique and rewarding undergraduate experience through Western University’s programs for high-achieving students.

Apply to Scholar’s Electives to experience stimulating interdisciplinary studies and research opportunities or join the community of academically oriented Western Scholars.

Western's Initiative for Scholarly Excellence (WISE) is a great way for high school students to explore some of their academic options, learn about the expectations of their professors, develop new skills, and expand their social networks before they arrive on campus as full-time students.

Western's Student Research Conference (WSRC) is a university wide undergraduate research conference.

What do students say about the Scholars programs?