Javelina Pride–Javelina Honors

What TAMUK Honors College students all share is the conviction that college is about more than just getting a degree or just learning the subject matter It is about being challenged and experiencing an in-depth involvement in their education and field of study. More Info

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Honors College Admission:

Want to know more about us?  We love to speak with potential students and their families.  Come see us and learn about the benefits of being in the Honors College and how we can enhance your education and your resume.

  • The application process is now online!
  • The next application period for the Honors College is June 25 through September 10, 2019.  Students whose application was received during this period will start Honors classes in Spring 2020 if accepted.
  • Current students at TAMUK please note: you need at least four full semesters left before graduation to complete the requirements of the Honors College.

Javelina2 Event:

Second-year Javelinas! It’s time to celebrate your successes and look to your next adventure at Texas A&M-Kingsville. To honor you the Center for Student Success, Office of Student Activities and Title V I-Care Grant are hosting Javelina2 from 6 to 8 pm September 6 at the JSEC. The event will feature karaoke, games and learning opportunities at TAMUK. The event will culminate in a bubble release at 7:30 pm at the Javelina statues on University Boulevard. So drop in for free food, important information, bubbles and most importantly, to celebrate you!


Mission Statement

The Honors College at Texas A&M University-Kingsville focuses on academic excellence by providing learning opportunities to high ability students.  The Honors College seeks to develop students both personally and professionally, enriching their lives through education discovery through research, and service to Texas and beyond.

Vision Statement

The Honors College at Texas A&M University-Kingsville provides world class educational and living-learning experiences for high ability students.  Honors students will develop excellent critical thinking and communication skills and participate in unique research opportunities.  Professionalism is an integrated part of the Honors College requirements, leading Honors students to become global learners, leaders, and innovators.

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Message from the Dean of Honors College

For nine years Honors students at Texas A&M University-Kingsville have engaged in intense and high impact learning experiences and developed as scholars and citizens. The Honors College creates a unique learning community with students from all colleges and majors across campus. I am honored to serve the Javelina Nation as the Dean of the Honors College. More InfoTom Spencer

Mailing Addresses

USPS Address: MSC 217, 700 University Blvd, Kingsville, TX 78363
FedEx / UPS Address: 1212 W. Ave B, Kingsville, TX 78363

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Last updated: 10/25/2019