Be Challenged to Transform the World

Our Honors Program offers academically gifted students a creative, stimulating, and challenging course of study.

  • We promote academic excellence through critical thinking, original research, exceptional writing, and public presentation of scholarship.
  • We create a shared experience in an intellectual community, and prepare students for a life of service and leadership.

Head of the Class

I can never express how grateful I am for my professors' time, knowledge, and mentorship throughout my four years at Quincy.
Elizabeth Farnell '07, Military Psychologist

A Year in the Life of An Honors Student

  • Meet with your peers, Honors Director, and Honors Committee at the fall semester kick-off picnic, your program assessment, and Honors Banquet.
  • Get together for outside-the-classroom colloquia throughout the year.
  • Meet with your Honors Director every fall.
  • Evaluate your progress in the program every spring.

The Quincy University Honors Program is university-wide and compatible with any major.