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Mission Statement

The University Honors Program is an intellectually stimulating and socially nurturing community of students of exceptional academic achievement.  To this end, students will be provided with an enhanced level of personal attention from committed faculty and staff; academically rigorous seminars and small classes taught using innovative styles that emphasize student participation, creativity, and critical thinking; opportunities for student input and leadership within the program; access to extracurricular activities and programming that enhance student camaraderie and intellectual growth; and personalized mentoring toward completion of an Honors Thesis.