Welcome to the Honors Center!
High achievement and hard work really do pay off! The Honors Center is devoted to supporting students in their pursuit and achievement of honors in all its forms. Explore the possibilities and make the most of your University of Texas experience.
In the College of Natural Sciences honors resources fall into three basic categories.
The College of Natural Sciences' honors programs allow talented and motivated students to take their experience to the next level with an “ivy league” experience embedded in the richness and resources of one of the largest and most productive colleges of science in the nation. These programs are designed to increase individual student attention and promote exploration of academic, cultural, and social interests through a small intellectual community of scholars.
Students can apply to be a CNS Honors Scholar in one of three cohorts:
Select departments in the college offer speciality honors programs for students in specific majors including:
Prospective Students can visit our "Frequently Asked Questions" page to learn more about honors program opportunities.
Scholarships provide financial incentive and rewards for high academic achievement while supporting continued pursuits.
Academic Distinction & Honors Events
Academic distinction and honors events celebrate and recognize exceptional achievement through departmental honors, honors societies, and special events.
Interested in a Campus Visit?
The College of Natural Sciences offers a variety of campus visit opportunities. Find more information on the "Visit Us" page.