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  • Honors Program

    The Honors Program at Worcester State University helps high-achieving, motivated students hone their critical thinking, research, creativity, and leadership skills.

    Our growing honors community includes more than 250 students from every discipline who take advantage of mentoring, learning resources, and tools to build their resumes and advance their skills.

    We are the oldest and one of the largest honors programs among the nine Massachusetts state universities comprising the Commonwealth Honors Program. We are continually expanding our honors course selection, which includes offerings within every major, taught by professors who emphasize active student learning and independent thought.

    • Honors Advising: Guidance from an honors advisor helps students navigate our course registration system
    • Honors Center: Designated campus spaces for study, collaboration, and socializing
    • Honors Events: Stimulating opportunities including speakers, trips, and special events throughout the year

    Learn more about our honors program.