Current Lamar Students

Who is eligible for the Reaud Honors College?

To be eligible for admission into the Reaud Honors College, you must have a GPA of at least 3.5 and no more than 45 credit hours at the end of the semester in which you apply.

Can I really complete my Lamar degree as a Reaud Honors College Graduate?

Yes, you can!  Our basic requirements for Reaud Honors College Graduate status are: 

  • Complete a minimum of 23 hours of Honors with the Honors Thesis or 26 hours of Honors credits without a thesis. 
  • Participate in at least 40 "Honors Experiences," at least one "High Impact Educational Practice" and take at least two "Honors Seminars" and one "Honors Topic." 
  • Your undergraduate resume will be evaluated by the Dean in order to allocate "Honors Experiences" for service, leadership, cultural events, and academic achievement during your years of study up to this point. 
  • You can also earn up to 6 hours of “non-course credits” while at the Reaud Honors College. 

Is there Honors housing available?

Yes. Honors students have their own wing, Scholars Tower, in Campbell Residence Hall.

How do I apply?

Applying to the Reaud Honors College is easy. Since you are already enrolled at Lamar University, you can use your Lamar University credentials to apply to the Reaud Honors College online.

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