The Honors College is committed to providing students with the unique, individualized academic experience of a highly-selective private college
with all the resources and benefits of Kentucky’s fastest growing university
Honors experience: The environment of the Honors classroom is different from other courses, encouraging active and lively discussion, independent and critical thinking, and creative activities that challenge the mind.
The combination of WKU’s top faculty teaching enriched course content with field trips and engaging class projects not only means added academic success, but better post-graduation options for you.
you need to meet with your major advisor & your Honors advisor
if you are a double or triple major, you just need to meet with one of your major advisors
make an appointment by calling 270-745-2081
starts Mon, Oct 29, 2012, 5am
9 HON hours at the end of spring 2013
3.2 GPA or better
3.5 GPA or better for most scholarships: check requirements!
9h HON in-process by your second semester allows you to stay in Honors freshmen housing
10h HON or more in-process by your second semester allows you to renew Honors Housing with Sophomores
take non-Honors upper division (300/400-level) courses to get HON credit:
agree with professor on what your are going to do differently, along Honors lines
professor, department head & Honors College approves it
Capstone Experience/Thesis (CE/T)
you take charge of your own education
gives you a real edge to get into grad school or your first job
The relativity of color or can you see that the two brown squares are the same color? "A thing is never seen as it really is." (Josef Albers (Bauhaus, Black Mountain College, Yale), Interaction of Color 1963)