Honors College

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 Events

Fall 2022 Start Application Deadline

Attention incoming Freshmen and Transfer students interesting in applying to the Honors College:  The deadline to apply and be eligible for our internal scholarships for 2022/2023 is May 6, 2022.  After that date, we will still accept applications but the scholarship eligibility period will be closed.

An Exclusive Look at the Honors College 

Join us in-person on select Fridays between 2:00 and 4:00 to learn more about the TAMUK Honors College.

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Honors Contracts for Summer 2022 and Fall 2022

Once Honors College students registration on Monday, April 4 (Priority Registration Day), we will start processing Summer and Fall 2022 contract.  Current HC students do not need to take summer classes as Honors, but that opportunity is available.  However, all HC students need an Honors course in Fall 2022, unless waived by Sue.  (See her in person for that waiver, signature needed.)

Summer 2022 contract processing period: April 4- May 24, 2022 - NO EXTENSIONS!

Summer 2022 Honors Contract Form

Fall 2022 contract processing period:  April 4 - 28, 2022 - NO EXTENSIONS!

Fall 2022 Honors Contract Form

Honors Independent Project (HIP)

The Honors Independent Project has officially moved to the junior year for all HC students.  To learn more about this research requirement and see examples of past projects, please click below.

HIP Information Sheet

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 Info Tom 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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