The Honors Program at Alvernia University assists students of outstanding intellectual promise and high motivation who are interested in future graduate or professional study and/or seeking increasing challenge at the undergraduate level. The program is designed to recognize and encourage academic excellence, to stimulate students to work at their own pace, and to facilitate the exchange of ideas and information among students with different interests and in different disciplines. The honors program provides co-curricular activities, service opportunities, and intellectual and social support, adding significant dimensions to the student’s academic program.
The Honors Program provides talented and academically motivated students the opportunity to be in an academically challenging and stimulating environment:
The Honors Program fits into the broader mission of Alvernia University by promoting the five core values of the University: service, humility, peacemaking, contemplation, and collegiality.
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