University Honors

University Honors student at NAU

Elevate your education with Honors

University Honors is a rewarding and academically enriching program emphasizing small, interactive classes where students gain critical-thinking skills that appeal to employers and graduate schools. Honors courses fulfill general education and/or major requirements and class topics range from analyzing popular media to investigating terrorism. Privileges also include personalized advising, exclusive scholarships and an Honors-based residence hall.

Points of Pride

  • Honors students graduate sooner, stay in school at higher rates, and have higher GPAs than their peers outside the program.
  • Honors students report enhanced skills in communication, cultural awareness, problem-solving, creativity, and research.
  • Honors alumni are consistently accepted into top-rated medical and graduate schools and are excelling in their chosen careers.