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The Benefits of Honors Participation

As an Honors College student, you'll enjoy benefits associated with the best kinds of university and private college educations:

  • Smaller courses allow for individualized attention and more opportunities for reading, discussion and writing
  • Personalized advising, with faculty and staff dedicated to your success
  • A private study lounge and computer lab located in the state-of-the-art Lied Library
  • Priority Course Registration
  • Opportunities for merit scholarships, for new and continuing students
  • Special campus employment opportunities
  • Opportunities for participation and leadership in the Honors Student Council
  • Recognition on transcripts, which enhances postgraduate and career opportunities
  • Honors diploma designations
  • Recognition at the college's Medallion Ceremony
  • Internships and undergraduate research opportunities
  • Special residential opportunities
  • Strong preparation for admission to top professional and graduate schools
  • Interaction with talented and culturally diverse peers
  • Engaging interdisciplinary seminars
  • Competitive prestigious nationally competitive scholarship preparation (Rhodes, Truman, Marshall, Goldwater, Fulbright, etc.)