Joe Wilson

McConnell Scholar Class of 2025


Joe Wilson, of Hebron, Ky., is a member of the McConnell Scholar Class of 2025 at the University of Louisville. He studies political science and history.

Honors & Awards

  • University of Louisville Honor Program
  • University of Louisville Dean's Scholar

Campus & Extracurriculars Involvement

  • News Editor, The Louisville Cardinal

Community Service

  • Cardinal Cupboard
  • UofL Disabilities Resource Center

High School

Joe is a graduate of Saint Henry District High School, where he was a member of the student council, Latin club, and Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society.

I am so honored to join the McConnell Scholars Program. Having the opportunity to work alongside accomplished professors and students will be an invaluable experience to help me grow as a student and leader. I am incredibly grateful that the McConnell Scholars Program has given me the opportunity to develop my understanding of politics, history, and the greater world around me.