Mandel Honors College
The central and foundational mission of the Mandel Honors College is to better serve the educational needs of academically talented and highly motivated students. We serve a diverse group of students from a full range of backgrounds. We seek graduates from a variety of secondary schools including: graduates of large public high schools, small denominational schools, elite private schools and small schools in rural areas. Transfer students from two- and four- year colleges are welcomed.
The Mandel Honors College houses two distinct programs, the University Honors Program and the University Scholars Program.
Benefits of the University Honors Program Include:
- Honors courses in the first two years and a specially designed Honors course of study in your major.
- Substantial scholarship support.
- University Honors Distinction.
Benefits of the University Scholars Program Include:
- An opportunity to learn and excel with other high-achieving students.
- A specially tailored Scholars course of study in your major.
- Graduation with University Scholars distinction.