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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

Current Announcements

Honors College:

Congratulation to 35 Honors College students who made it through graduation in May.  They did an awesome job on their senior projects presenting through Blackboard Collaborate.  

Summer I classes are currently being taught online.

New Student Orientations are being held virtually.


In Fall 2020, the Honors College will welcome:

  • 29 First Time In College (FTIC) students
  • 06 current students
  • 03 transfer students

We still plan to hold the Honors College mandatory orientation on August 23 (the day before classes start).  Please make sure you are back in Kingsville before that date.  More information will be provided starting mid-July.

IMPORTANT NOTE:  All Fall 2020 Honors Only sections will be taught 100% face-to-face.

Continue to stay safe.



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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