Why Honors?


Purpose of the Bumpers College Honors Program

The Bumpers College Honors Program is designed for undergraduate students who want to experience the satisfaction of completing creative projects or research aimed at discovering new knowledge in close association with faculty mentors.

Benefits of the Bumpers College Honors Program

  • Opportunity to work with faculty mentors that you select on your research or creative project
  • Specialized honors courses taught by outstanding faculty and instructors
  • Opportunity to receive stipends to support thesis projects and study abroad opportunities
  • Opportunities to publish results and present findings at scientific or professional meetings
  • Advanced course pre-enrollment
  • Opportunity for special housing in the Honors Quarters
  • Special recognition by Bumpers College at the commencement ceremony