Welcome to the Honors College

Our Mission

The Honors College at Marshall University provides an environment for innovative teaching and learning within an interdisciplinary curriculum motivated by creative, critical inquiry and respect for a multiplicity of thoughts, experiences, and identities. The Honors College collaborates with university and public partners to foster inclusive academic excellence in a diverse and supportive community of scholars dedicated to becoming socially conscious, responsible leaders and lifelong learners engaged in the acquisition and application of knowledge for a greater good.  


  • Illustration of the intimate setting of small seminars in the Honors College

    Providing Small Seminars

  • Marshall University Office of National Scholarships

    Home to the MU Office of National Scholarships

  • The Honors College Herd Tailgate

    Creating Fellowship Among Honors Students

  • Home to the Society for Yeager Scholars

    Home to the Society of Yeager Scholars

  • Students Receiving Honors at the Annual Honors Convocation

    Honoring High Achieving Students From Across the University