Honors Program

The Honors Program offers an intensive setting for intellectual and social development. It fosters independent thinking, social responsibility, enthusiasm for intellectual inquiry, and appreciation for the power of ideas.

The Honors Program aims to produce interdisciplinary thinkers and problem-solvers with a critical moral sensibility. Students gain the skill to research problems from a number of angles. They develop the leadership strategies to organize action and implement solutions.

Honors Students: Who We Are

  • Intellectually curious
  • Demonstrating creativity, depth and innovation in thought
  • Distinguished by drive, enthusiasm and engagement in learning and problem-solving inside and outside the classroom
  • Possessing academic ability and promise
  • Distinguished by leadership abilities and promise
  • Demonstrating social awareness and responsibility

News Highlight

President Alexander Responds to the Tragedy in Orlando  Thursday, June 16, 2016We the people of the United States cherish our freedoms. Whether it be the freedom to say what we want, to assemble in groups of our choosing, to follow the religions of our choice, to vote as our conscience demands, to own and carry weapons, to start new businesses and make money, and to move about as we please -- these are values we hold dear and are reluctant to compromise.

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