The Honors College at St. Cloud State University is a community of highly motivated and academic ambitious students and faculty who value intellectual curiosity, mutual respect, engagement with the community, and leadership opportunities.
Offering a distinctive student experience characterized by small class sizes, an interdisciplinary learning environment, close faculty-student interaction, and purpose-driven mentoring, the Honors College has a strong focus on:
Research: Guided and independent research opportunities
Leadership: Campus and St. Cloud community engagement
Experiential Learning: Experiences that will develop transferable skills, field trips, and study abroad opportunities
Support: Living-learning community in Lawrence Hall, first-year cohort with structured enrichment opportunities, and peer mentors
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The mission of St. Cloud State University Honors College is to provide a dynamic interdisciplinary experience for highly motivated students who are academically ambitious and value intellectual curiosity, mutual respect, engaging with the community, and leadership opportunities. Our small classes and student-centered pedagogy promote discussion, cooperative learning, and independent exploration among committed learners of all identities, experiences, and learning styles.