Innovation. Leadership. Culture Building. Creative Initiatives.
Governors State University's Honors Program curriculum is based on providing high-impact, challenging, and experiential learning opportunities–both in and out of the classroom –for our high-achieving students. We promote leadership skills and personal development in our curricular and co-curricular opportunities for the betterment of the individual student, the university, and the global community.
Dr. David Rhea, Honors Program Director, welcomes you to our program!
The Honors Program Curriculum Guide will help you establish a pathway to earn the necessary points required to graduate with University Honors.
Discover ways to develop your research background.
Whether you are a freshman or transfer student, our program can provide you unique scholarship opportunities.
Learn about our annual 3-week program in Rome.
By students, for students. Learn about our active program initiatives.
Every academic year, the honors program holds various events to benefit all honors students. Check out what's coming soon!
Have questions about the University Honors Program? Wondering if you are eligible? Get your answers here!
Are you a transfer student interested in our program? Take this survey to find out!
Need more information? Reach out to us directly!