The School of Engineering Honors Program offers students of exceptional promise an enriched educational experience that extends beyond the traditional classroom environment. Here, learning takes place in a collaborative manner, where students are encouraged to critically reflect on their coursework by dialoging with the various constituencies at the school.

The program offers a superior educational experience by fostering critical thinking and creativity. The program’s depth and breadth are comprehensive, rigorous and individualized. Honors students can participate in mentoring programs throughout their college career, engage in undergraduate research and benefit from presentations by renowned faculty, inventors, innovators and entrepreneurs.

Rigorous intellectual development through active learning and faculty mentoring combine with an interdisciplinary focus and global awareness prepares students to become leaders in engineering, science, technology and entrepreneurship. As rising scholars, Honors students are a highly enthusiastic and prominent part of the University's alumni population and enhance the overall reputation of the school for delivering excellence in education.

Honors Program Highlights

  • Faculty mentorship and small student/faculty ratio
  • Emphasis on i2e (invention, innovation, and entrepreneurship) balanced with scholarly activities
  • Honors Student Council
  • Academic and extra-curricular events
  • Tailored academic advising