Honors Program

Honors Program

Providing gifted students with a rigorous curriculum and enriched opportunities to challenge intellect, inspire curiosity, and deepen self-discovery.

As an honors student at EMU, you will

  • Network with other honors students and faculty at regular events such as the weekly “Honors Happy Hour” in Common Grounds Coffeehouse for chess and other fun.
  • Collaborate with faculty members on interdisciplinary research.
  • Explore new ways to think about and share your faith journey amidst biblical understandings of the wider Anabaptist and Christian traditions.
  • Contribute to the broader EMU community in leadership capacities.

Motivated students join the honors program for the scholarships, community of learners, and challenging curriculum. There are several ways to qualify:

  • Earn an honors scholarship as a first-year student. Known as Honors Scholars, these students have the option of completing the honors program.
  • 2018-2019 EMU Honors students had an average GPA of 4.17, 1330 SAT, and 30 ACT

Program Components


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