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Why Honors?

  • Honors students pursue an enhanced academic curriculum.
  • Honors students are allowed early registration for classes before other students to ensure better course selections before they fill up during the first days of regular registration.
  • Non-honors classes can be changed to an honors section to give honors students enhanced opportunities in your choice of curriculum.
  • Honors students develop close mentoring relationships with faculty and staff members.
  • There is select housing expressly for honors students.
  • Honors students have an opportunity to study in Washington, DC for one semester for course credits.
  • Honors students have study abroad opportunities while earning honors-level course credits.
  • Graduates of the Honors Program have honors status designated on their transcript.
  • Honors students have opportunities to be selected for excellence awards.