Steps To Honors


  1. To become an honors student, complete and submit an Honors Application to the Honors Program Director.
  2. Before a student may submit a contract for a course, he or she must have previously applied for and been accepted to the honors program.
  3. An eligible student should approach his or her course instructor beginning during preregistration through census day of the semester he or she wants to contract a course to discuss possibilities for the contract work. Note: Deadline to submit contract to the Department Chair for approval is the end of the 2nd week of class.
  4. The student should fill out the Honors Contract Approval form, with the direction and approval of the course instructor. Submit the completed Honors Contract Approval form, andthe regular course syllabus to the appropriate department chair, who, once he or she approves the contract, will forward the signed contract to the Honors Program Director. The Honors Program Director will approve the contract no later than three days after the semester’s census day.
  5. Once the contracts have been approved, students and instructors should maintain communication to ensure expectations are met and the honors contracts are successfully completed.
  6. At the end of the semester, the course instructor must complete and submit the Honors Contract Completion Report form to the Honors Program Director.
  7. The student must complete and submit a Course Reflection form to the Honors Program Director. These forms are due the last day of finals for review by the Honors Program Committee.