- The Honors Program is a four-year program designed to challenge intellectually ambitious and highly motivated students in all disciplines to explore relationships among academic study, religious faith, meaningful vocation and service.
- C. Henry Smith Scholars: Up to 15 juniors and seniors, with GPAs of 3.3 or above, are chosen for this fellowship. Members may be used in course planning, teaching and/or special tutoring.
- Departmental honors: Awarded to graduates meeting requirements following an independent study in his/her major.
- Pi Delta Society: Membership in this honorary scholastic society is by vote of the faculty from among those seniors who, at graduation, have a high cumulative GPA..
- Dean's list, published at the end of each semester, includes names of all students of at least half-time status, earning a GPA no lower than 3.6.
- Academic awards are given to graduates named as best scholar in each major. In addition, special awards are presented to the international student and student-athlete with "highest scholastic record," and to individuals who excel in oratory, business, music, visual art and education.
Funds are available for student research or vocational exploration.. more info >>>
Students are invited to deliver a speech that applies Christian principles of peacemaking to contemporary issues. more info >>>
Race & ethnicity
Campus members will explore the contributions and experiences of people from varied races through the 2013-14 Civic Engagement Theme of Race and Ethnicity in America. more info >>>