Program Benefits


University Honors Student Benefits


  • Mark of distinction on diploma for a competitive advantage in graduate school or the job market
  • Opportunity to participate in Honors-Only Study Abroad Programs
  • Priority registration for courses
  • Access to small classes with enrollments capped at 20 to 25 students
  • Honors-only courses that are open only to University Honors students
  • Ability to work one-on-one with a faculty member on a Senior Capstone
  • Academic and Professional Development Honors Engaged Workshops
  • Exclusive Honors advising to complement major college advising
  • Recognition at Honors Day ceremony and graduation



  • Freshmen retreat at scenic Lorado Taft campus
  • Participate in our Peer Mentor Program as a mentor or mentee
  • Personalized interactions with Honors faculty and staff
  • Social and community service Honors Engaged programming


  • Option of living with other Honors students in the “Honors House” living-learning community in New Residence Hall East
  • Access to an Honors-only computer area and quiet study space
  • Extended loan periods for library materials