Honors Section information for faculty

Faculty members, visiting lecturers, or experienced adjunct faculty may teach an Honors course. Graduate students may not offer Honors sections, though some post-doctoral and award-winning recent PhDs have taught Honors students.

To get an Honors section approved, in most situations, you will need to have the course approved by your department before it is approved by the Morehead Honors College. All proposals will go through the curriculum committee via the CAPA course proposal system.

Honors sections are typically loaded and administered by your academic department in coordination with the Morehead Honors College.

If you are interested in teaching Honors courses, contact your department head. If you want to create an Honors section of an existing course, it may need to be proposed through the curriculum approval program CAPA. Check with your department head first.

If you have a non-Honors student who wants to take your course, the Morehead Honors College can allow access if the student has at least a 3.4 cumulative GPA.

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Upcoming Honors Events

Welcome to the Morehead Honors College! Whether you are a current Honors student, a high schooler or parent looking for more information, or an Honors alum, we have events scheduled just for you.

Our calendar includes upcoming information sessions, external scholarship application deadlines, lunchbox lectures, book discussions, important semester dates, and events for our alumni and friends, among other items.

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Morehead Honors College
115 Moore Hall
Athens, GA 30602
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