Your Honors Journey
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT DURING YOUR TIME AT THE W.A. FRANKE HONORS COLLEGE?
The W.A. Franke Honors College is more than just academics – it’s an experience that propels you to new levels of success in college and for the rest of your life.
Your First Year Experience is a time of transition as you first arrive and adjust to college life. Through mentoring, academic and social events, as well as Franke Honors Seminars, you will be introduced to life as a Franke Honors Wildcat.
As you advance after your first year, you will dig further into your major and work with W.A. Franke Honors College staff to craft the best possible extracurricular experiences that will take you toward your post-graduation goals – this could include everything from study abroad to internship opportunities. You will map out customized experiences based on your passions that will also help you stand out to future employers and graduate schools.
Beginning with the final semester in your junior year, you will look toward graduation and beyond, working on an Honors thesis or capstone and making post-graduate plans.
TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT WHAT’S AHEAD
Learn what to expect during and how the W.A. Franke Honors College helps you create a solid foundation for the rest of your academic career.
Your sophomore and junior years provide exciting opportunities to delve more deeply into your studies both in and out of the classroom.
It all leads to this – your thesis/capstone. This project is the peak of your honors studies and a favorite part of the honors experience for many students.
Discover the many different ways to pursue your chosen major while staying on track to graduate with honors.