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Honors Privileges and Opportunities


PRIVILEGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR HONORS SCHOLARS 

 

Honors Scholars benefit from special educational opportunities and enrichment experiences. In addition, Honors Scholars have additional privileges and opportunities available to help them accomplish their academic and personal growth goals.

  • Innovative Coursework Taught by Exceptional Faculty

Honors coursework emphasizes learning experiences that elevate student engagement, expand academic and personal experiences, and enhance the educational program of study.

  • Priority Course Registration

To allow for the scheduling of honors coursework, Honors Scholars are allowed to register for classes during the priority registration period.

  • Honors Advisor

Honors Scholars are assigned an honors advisor to help guide them through their program of study, Honors Program requirements and special opportunities.

  • Special Parking Privileges

Honors Scholars are allowed to park in student parking areas and in spots reserved for students in the program.

  • Access to the Honors Scholar Lounge

Honors Scholars have access to an area equipped with computers and desks, as well as a meeting and lounge area. The lounge is stocked with water, coffee and tea.

  • Membership into the Honors Scholar Association

 This student-led group plans enrichment and social activities.

  • Special Library and Bookstore Privileges

Honors Scholars are allowed to borrow books for the period of a semester, rather than three weeks. In addition, Honors Scholars can have TI graphing calculators reserved for them through the loan program. Though the Bookstore, Honors Scholars are given one gratis hot beverage each week.

  • Recognition on Transcript, Diploma and at Commencement

Honors Scholars who meet the program requirements for satisfactory completion will have the appropriate level of distinction prominently displayed on their official transcript. In addition, these Honors Scholars will be recognized at commencement and have an Honors Program designation indicated on their diploma.