HONORS INFORMATION FOR:
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
PLANS A & B

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HONORS
CONTACT:
 
Dr. Mark C. Andersen
Dean, Honors College
STAC 2.101
1201 West University Drive
Edinburg, TX 78539

PHONE: 956-665-2341
FAX: 956-665-7211
E-MAIL: mark.andersen@utrgv.edu

Enrollment in the home campus is required.
A GPA of 3.5 is also required.
 
ABOUT THE
PROGRAM:
 
The Honors College strives to serve the needs of academically talented and ambitious students who value intellectual growth and want to make the most of their undergraduate education. The program provides students an enriched and challenging
curriculum. Small Honors classes concentrate on exploring new and innovative ideas and creatively integrating knowledge. The Honors College also offers students the extraordinary opportunity to conduct research at the undergraduate level.
 
AVAILABLE
HONORS
COURSES:
 
HONR 2387 Honors Humanities I
HONR 2388 Honors Humanities II
HONR 3380 Honors Practicum
Honors by Contract for upper-division courses
And various honors courses spread throughout academic departments.