Welcome to the Honors College

Newly admitted honors students should view our Incoming Student Checklist to find answers to many common questions.

Our Mission

The Honors College at Marshall University fosters academic excellence in a community of learners whose undergraduate education is enhanced through innovative teaching and learning, an engaging interdisciplinary curriculum, creative and critical inquiry with talented faculty, and diverse leadership and service opportunities.


  • 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