Member Benefits: What You Can Discover in the Honors College
Among the many riches students will discover in the Baylor Honors College are the following:
- Living-Learning Residence Life
Take advantage of on-campus housing opportunities designed for Honors College students in order to strike a balance between social life and serious intellectual pursuits. (Click here for more details.)
- Interdisciplinary Learning
Take courses that bridge a number of departments and integrate the sciences and the humanities.
- Primary Texts
Wrestle with the greatest books from the greatest minds, rather than from textbooks or commentaries.
- Team Teaching
Enter into, and learn from, conversations between faculty.
- Seminar Classes
Rather than passive note-taking, participate actively in the exposition, analysis, and criticism of texts, arguments, and experiments.
- Independent Research
Engage in independent research with guidance and encouragement from our nationally recognized faculty.
- Extracurricular Intellectual Pursuits
Attend lectures and join book or film discussion groups specifically designed for Honors College students.
- Scholarship/Fellowship Opportunities
Pursue, with the aid of academic advisors, a range of scholarship and fellowship opportunities for post-undergraduate study.