Purpose: to recommend policy and procedures concerning Honors College admission and retention criteria, Honors College advising and curriculum matters, petitions and appeals, and the annual Honors Convocation; to recommend proposals for recognizing Honors College student achievements through the University Commencement program and other appropriate means; and to recommend means to attract prospective Honors College students, and to provide Honors College students amenities and advantages consistent with national patterns of excellence; and to make recommendations concerning honorary degrees.

Membership: three senators; seven faculty, one elected from each of the following academic units:  the five colleges (COSM, COSS, COAH, RCOB, COE), the School of Nursing, and the Library; three administrators: the Dean of the Honors College, the Director of the Advanced Academy, and one appointed by the provost; one student, appointed by the Student Honors Council. (Total: 14)

  • Committee Members
    Senate
    • Ngyuen, Hoang - COSM - 2019
    • Neely, Dawn - COAH - 2017
    • Schoon, Mark - (Chair) - COAH - 2018
    Faculty
    • Brown, Cynthia - Nursing - 2017
    • Cole, Hazel - COSS - 2017
    • Cormican, Muriel - COAH - 2018
    • Deng, Joan - RCOB - 2017
    • Edelman, Jennifer - COE - 2018
    • Kenyon, William - COSM - 2018
    • Olivieri, Blynne - Library - 2018
    Administrators 
    • Donohoe, Janet - Dean of Honors College - 2017
    • Vacant - Academic Affairs - 2017
    • Theobald, Kate - Advanced Academy - 2017
    Student
    • TBD - 2017
  • Minutes
    Minutes

    Minutes TBA