An Extraordinary Experience

At the heart of UNLV's sprawling campus, we've created a very special place - a small, selective college delivering an academic experience that rivals the most esteemed undergraduate programs around the country. This is our Honors College.

Small. Selective. Advanced.

Honors College was built for students who simply want more — more depth, more challenges, more opportunities. When you choose Honors, you'll be joining a small community of passionate students who, despite their various areas of study, share a drive to build fulfilling lives that will impact the world. Are you in?

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I chose Honors College... then Google chose me.

Sean Kau, '11 B.S. Computer Science
Application Coordinator at Google

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Nov. 23, 2016

Honors College students come together for a little food, a little friendship to celebrate Thanksgiving.

Nov. 14, 2016

With his remarkable, box-of-chocolates-like résumé, David Sinclair brings a rich assortment of professional and personal experiences to his new role with the Honors College.

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"A wise man once said, 'if you are the smartest person in a room, you are in the wrong room.'
Honors College was the right room for me."

Yu Liu, '14 B.S. Physics
Ph.D. Candidate, Harvard University

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Honors College students at Tough Mudder

Being an Honors student at UNLV means much more than just taking advanced classes. When you choose Honors, you'll be joining a distinct community of students who enjoy exclusive benefits and opportunities.

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Honors students also enjoy all the advantages of being at a major research university. Explore all the UNLV has to offer.

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We have a committed team of Honors faculty and staff that want to see you succeed.

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