Honors Program Mission Statement

The SUU honors program provides an interdisciplinary academic experience for motivated learners to enhance their education through innovative curriculum and involvement in a community incorporating SUU’s best faculty members and students. As a community of scholars, students and faculty work enthusiastically to achieve the following learning outcomes:

  • To understand complex issues from diverse perspectives
  • To understand how scholars in different disciplines observe and interpret the world
  • To develop skills in communication, critical thinking, information literacy, and problem-solving
  • To write analytical or scientific papers of substantial length and depth

Additionally, honors students participate in colloquia roundtable discussions, social events, and activities with faculty and other honors students.