Honors Scholar Program

Honor Scholars Program

Welcome to the Honors Scholars Program

With a commitment to the rich traditions of the liberal arts, the High Point University Honors Scholar Program takes a multidisciplinary, holistic approach to higher education, empowering students to cultivate contemplative selves and to build meaningful public lives. Believing a liberal education transcends the sum of its parts, the program challenges students to connect diverse ways of comprehending their world, to approach problems and questions intellectual rigor and adaptability. Its graduates have prepared themselves for leadership on a global stage, their lives deepened by intellectual curiosity, broadened by cultural and academic diversity, and strengthened by empathy and self-awareness. They distinguish themselves by their abilities to synthesize information, create new knowledge, render sound judgments, and communicate effectively.

How to Apply

To be considered for membership into the Honors Scholar Program, you must first submit your High Point University undergraduate admissions application.

If you would like to be considered for HPU’s Honors Scholar Program, please complete your application through Slideroom.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, December 1st at 6:00PM, Sechrest Art Gallery in Hayworth Fine Arts Center – Honors student Jared Lindsay will explore how theater handles tragedy in Anne Nelson’s play The Guys as it relates to September 11th, 2001.  This presentation is part of an honors project for ENG 3710 Cultural Artifacts in Literature.  Brownies will be provided!

Tuesday, December 6th at 5:30PM – Last salon of the semester!  Join us on the 4th floor of York Hall for the Honors Scholars Program Salon.  All are welcome.  We’ll serve a light buffet dinner, and the theme this week is “Reflection, Celebration, Prospection: a study break.”  Contact Dr. Jacob Paul if you have any questions.


The High Point Admissions Office is Located in Wrenn Hall.

Tours are available 7 days a week. Please contact us to schedule your visit.

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