Join a community of students who want to get the most out of their academic experience with the University Honors Program (PDF).
Students in the University Honors Program can pursue any of the university’s four-year bachelor’s degree programs, so you can tailor the program to suit your interests and goals. Plus, honors students receive an annual $2,000 scholarship.
The honors program provides motivated students with an atmosphere where academic excellence is expected, where a challenging curriculum fosters independent thinking, and where they are encouraged to be actively involved in their education.
The curriculum, which amounts to a minimum of 25% of your coursework, includes:
As an honors student, you will receive the following benefits. Your participation in the program will be documented in your transcripts and on your diploma.
Here are the University Honors Program requirements for acceptance:
Students typically enter the program at the beginning of freshman year, but transfer students may also be accepted if they have fewer than 60 transfer credits. Once accepted, students must: