The Honors College is an undergraduate-serving academic unit that invites the most intellectually gifted students on a campus to form a living and learning community that holds interdisciplinarity as its cornerstone. It is a space for exceptional intelligence, deep thought, high idealism, insightful conversations, unbridled creativity
The mission of the Thomas F. Freeman Honors College is to:
- Provide challenging courses and academic enhancement experiences for the scholars to achieve, and
- Promote critical thinking skills, intellectual engagement and strong research opportunities as it prepares scholars to excel in graduate or professional schools and a career path.
The Honors College is dedicated to the following core values: scholarship, character, service, and leadership.
The main goal of the college is to nurture students—keeping them fully engaged intellectually, academically, and socially—through a timely graduation with high honors.
Finally, the Honors College seeks to help its graduates with their next educational and/or career endeavors.