Honors

Honors

Students with a minimum GPA of 3.5 in the concentration may apply for entrance into the Honors program in the middle of their sixth semester.  To apply, students submit a proposal for a senior thesis project describing the work to be undertaken and its relevance to the field of Contemplative Studies, along with a copy of their academic transcript.  Students accepted into Honors must complete the required Capstone Seminar, UNIV 1010, and enroll in an additional semester of independent study in their advisor's department.  Students must complete an Honors Thesisto the satisfaction of their advisor and present the results of their studies in formal talks or poster sessions open to all interested faculty and students.