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Frequently asked questions about joining Honors.

Below are some of the most common questions we receive when prospective students are thinking about joining the program.  Please also visit our requirements section, as well as our advising center to find out exactly what being an Honors student entails.

Because Honors courses are smaller, and are limited to Honors students, they often engage the material in greater depth, and pursue it in greater detail, than other courses. Honors students enjoy the experience of having other Honors students in a small class where the quality of discussion is excellent, and many students report that this connection enhances their learning.