Contracting allows for students to earn honors credit in courses that don't typically carry it. To earn contract credit, students undertake an additional project for their course with the approval of their instructor.
Watch a short video here for an overview of how to get started with Honors contracts at UNO.
Contracting guidelines can be found *here* and forms can be found below:
Students are encouraged to be imaginative in creating their Honors contract proposals. While extending their research and writing skills is certainly possible in more traditional University product efforts, thinking outside-the-box is a valuable characteristic of Honors students and can be seen in Honors contracts. Some examples of such student efforts are featured below: