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The Honors College is always here to support our student community. Below, students can find special offerings, such as professional development and outreach opportunities, that are available through the Honors College and its partners. 

Honors Student Spotlight

Haley Mazon

Heath and Well-Being Major

Haley Mazon is a freshman majoring in health and well-being.

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Learn about our Programs

Find more information about the programs that the Honors College has to offer.
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Honors Foundations

For first-time freshmen, this innovative two-year Honors program is designed to enrich students’ first years on campus, particularly in their general education courses and introductory courses in their major.

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Honors EXCEL

The Honors College Upper-Division Experiential Learning Program (Honors EXCEL Program) supports WVU undergraduate students in experiential and community-engaged learning. Students will develop skills in leadership, project management, and communication.

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Find information about completing your Honors program, exit surveys, and Honors recognition for graduating seniors. View Graduation Information

Discover Student resources

See what the Honors College has to help students with their educational experience.

Honors Program Handbooks

Find in-depth information about each Honors Program by year. Get details about what the program has to offer students, how each program works, and how to maintain good academic standing.

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Resources & Opportunities

Learn more about special benefits and opportunities offered to Honors students, such as Health Professional development and Study Abroad scholarships.

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Programs & Organizations

Find a sense of community on campus, explore student affinity groups, and discover ways to enrich your academic experience.

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Honors college awards

Learn about the awards available through the Honors College to recognize outstanding community members.

WVU Foundation Outstanding Senior Award

A Selection Committee will choose from among the applicants an estimated 1% of the graduating class as WVU Foundation Outstanding Seniors.

Order of Augusta

From the students chosen as WVU Foundation Outstanding Seniors, no more than 12-15 students will be invited to interview for induction into the WVU Order of Augusta.

J and C Nath Outstanding Honors Graduate Award

One or more students are selected each year as Honors College Outstanding Graduates. The award is granted by a committee of Honors faculty and staff. Nominations can be made by any WVU student, alumni, faculty member or advisor (with the exception of full

Robert F. Munn Library Scholars Award for the Humanities and Social Science

The Robert F. Munn Library Scholars Award is presented annually to a student for outstanding research contributions in the humanities or social sciences that have culminated in the production of an exceptional thesis or capstone research paper.

Upcoming honors events

Engage with the Honors community and find upcoming opportunities.