Honors Programs

The Honors Program is a new aspect of Newman’s mission to empower students to transform society. The program strives to enhance opportunities available to high-achieving students to enable them to meet their academic potential fully. In so doing, the program challenges students in the classroom, provides cocurricular opportunities to stimulate intellectual growth, and nurtures a community which embraces the importance and relevance of academic pursuits.

Why should you apply to the Honors Program?

  • The Honors Program will make you a better student by sharpening your thinking skills, integrating you into an active community of interesting and interested people, and challenging you to perform your very best.
  • Graduating from the Honors Program will send a signal to employers and graduate schools that you are among the very best Newman has to offer.
  • Membership offers opportunities for regular interaction with faculty, guest speakers and alumni. It also includes the option of living in a common space with other honors students.
  • You will get help in applying for post-graduate scholarships and fellowships.
  • Honors students have the opportunity to play a leadership role in the campus community.

Learn more about Newman's Honors Program

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Dr. Kelly McFall.