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Honors Program

The Honors Program welcomes students into a close-knit community of faculty and intellectually gifted undergraduates committed to acquiring a broad and balanced education.

Honors Program Background


  • Receive a $2000 annually renewable scholarship
  • Attend university-funded cultural outings
  • Join other honors students and faculty members for monthly dinners and discussions
  • Work closely with a faculty mentor to develop a personally designed, six-credit honors project


To apply to the Honors Program, complete the online Honors Program Application and follow the instructions for submission. For more information, please contact [email protected].

  • Minimum 3.5 GPA 
  • Personal Information
  • Activities, Interests, and Work Experiences
  • Reflections on Recent Readings
  • Writing Responses: 200-word personal goal essay & 500-word academic study essay
  • References: two letters of recommendation
  • Writing samples: submit 2 research papers completed during high school coursework

Honors Program Scholarship

$ 2,000
  • Annually