Registration and Entry Categories

Entry Categories

The ELF is an in-person event where students present posters in the following Honors Experience categories :

  1. Service
  2. Professional Development
  3. Intellectual Achievement beyond the classroom
  4. Cultural Exploration
  5. Engaged Living
  6. Skill Development

Registration Instructions

You must have received Experience approval within 12 months of the ELF date, in order to participate.

  1. Register
    • Registration opens: Fall - September 1; Spring - February 1
    • Deadline to register: Fall - October 1 at 11:59 pm; Spring - March 1 at 11:59 pm.
  2. At the time of registration, you need to be prepared to provide the following:
    • Title of project
    • Honors SPICES  category
    • Preferred ELF presentation time (11:30am-12:30pm or 2:30pm-3:30pm)
    • Abstract (maximum of 150 words)
  3. Submit your poster with presentation in PPT to honors.advising@utsa.edu. Deadline:  Fall - November 1; Spring: April 1
    • Use this poster template and submit it in PDF to honors.advising@utsa.edu
    • The Honors College will print your poster and hang it for your session time. You will get to take it home with you after the session.
  4. Students are required to be present during session for judging; select the time you can attend at least for 30 minutes.
  5. ELF winners will be announced through Monday Messages.