Honors Program

Contact Information

Students who are interested in joining the Richland Honors Program are invited to a Winter Honors Preview on February 8 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in Sabine Hall, room 118. Students and their guests will receive information from Honors and the AANAPISI program. Students may also receive a Visitor Letter as proof of their attendance if needed. All parking at Richland is free. Park in Lot C for the event.
For more information, go to the Preview Days page.

The Richland College Honors Program provides highly qualified students with an enriched and challenging academic community where they develop the capabilities necessary to excel in their educational and career goals.

Is the Honors Program for me?

Do you enjoy small, discussion-oriented classes with great teachers? Do you like thinking, discussing, reading and writing, and are you excited about developing those skills?

Do you want more personal involvement in your classes, from choosing texts and study topics to leading class discussions?

Are you intellectually curious?

If you answered "yes" to the questions above, then the Richland College Honors Program could be the program for you. In the Honors Program, you will be able to complete enriching and rewarding core curriculum courses and co-curricular learning experiences specifically designed for students who desire to transfer to four-year institutions.

What specifically can I expect as a student in the Honors Program?

  • an opportunity to build community with a diverse group of highly motivated and capable transfer-bound college students
  • graduation from Richland as an Honors scholar
  • participation in local community activities and cultural events through both extracurricular and co-curricular opportunities
  • scholarship opportunities for Honors Program students
  • preparation to excel in competitive public or private four-year colleges and universities
  • smaller classes with enhanced interaction with your faculty members
  • enriched learning opportunities

Join the Richland College Honors Program. Applications are taken year round for this exceptional academic community.