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The WWU Honors General Studies Program Allows You To:


  • Take smaller, team-taught courses
  • Focus on primary texts
  • Tour art museums, geological sites, and fossil caves with your professors
  • Explore how the Bible, spirituality, and religious philosophy blend with the rest of your life
  • Learn world-changing ideas like calculus in their historical context
  • Incorporate study tours and course work at Oxford University into your general studies program
  • Choose your elective classes from a wide range of stimulating interdisciplinary courses
  • Relax at the end of a busy week with good food, good friends, and a new appreciation of Sabbath rest
  • Learn why the Captain Billy April Fools’ honors party is something you would never want to miss
  • Earn a renewal scholarship totaling $5000


How do I enter the program?


  1. Fill out an application
  2. Write the application essay
  3. Apply early (preference given to applications received by June 30)


For more information, visit the WWU Honors website:


Or contact Professor Terrie Aamodt:

WWU Honors Program Chair

204 S. College Ave.

College Place, WA 99324

(509) 527-2784

Last update on October 10, 2017