Program Distinctions

Marymount is dedicated to fostering the intellectual development of each individual student, and the Honors Program is the most prestigious opportunity for academically gifted students. Founded in 2003, Marymount’s Honors Program works toward two main goals: building a supportive intellectual community and maintaining academic rigor in its distinctive curriculum.

Why should you consider seeking admission to this Honors Program?

Program Benefits

  • Substantial scholarship support and other academic benefits.
  • Summer study at the University of Oxford.
  • Small, seminar-style classes and tutorials.
  • Support for undergraduate research and conference presentations.
  • Exclusive library/lounge.
  • Commitment to the liberal arts and academic excellence.

Marymount’s Honors Program helps to encourage “the life of the mind” by sponsoring and promoting evening lectures at the University and by creating an environment where MU students will continuously seek intellectual challenge.