A Community of Scholars

Highly motivated and academically promising first-year students are invited to join Suffolk University’s Honors Program. Select rising sophomores and transfer students are also offered admission to the program.

The Honors Program offers you a challenging intellectual experience and a close-knit community of classmates and faculty as well as an array of benefits including:

  • Priority course registration
  • Guaranteed University-sponsored housing for two years for new freshmen
  • A valuable Honors Program credential on transcripts and resumes
  • Powerful internships and work experiences
  • High-profile leadership opportunities
  • Designated Honors Program advisors
  • Application assistance, when applicable, for Fulbright, Marshall, Rhodes, and other post-graduate academic and scholarship programs
  • Special listing in commencement program
  • Meaningful network connections
  • Special extracurricular activities
  • Service projects, career development programs, and social and networking events specifically for honors students

First-year applicants for the fall semester are automatically considered for the Suffolk Honors Program when submitting an application to the Office of Undergraduate Admission, which determines whether a student meets certain criteria.

Learn more about Honors and Majors in the College of Arts and Sciences
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