Benefits of Joining the Honors Academy

  • Connections with faculty and other students:
  • Honors residential community in Floyd Hall:
    • Convenient location in the center of campus, near Dalton dining, the Bonnie student center, and the Recreation and Wellness Center
    • Air-conditioned, suite-style rooms
    • Most honors courses are taught in the honors classroom in the basement of Floyd Hall (learn where you live!)
    • Honors programming events throughout the academic year
  • Other education and career benefits:
    • Priority course registration - get the courses and times you want
    • All honors courses are listed on your transcript, Highlander Scholar distinction is designated on your diploma, and special honors regalia at graduation
    • $1000 honors scholarship ($500/semester) for active honors students