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Welcome to the Brigham Young University Honors Program

The Mission of the Honors Program

The Honors Program mission is to develop student-scholars from across the university who will become broad thinkers, creative problem solvers, and influential leaders;

This mission is achieved by cultivating:

  • Academic Excellence
  • Community of Scholars
  • Interdisciplinary Thinking
  • Skills of Inquiry



Upcoming Events:

June 1

Aug Grads Deadline
Deadline to submit:
*Experiential Learning
*Great Works Portfolio
*Thesis Defense Information Form

June 29

Aug Grads Deadline
*Last day for Thesis Defense

July 6

Aug Grads Deadline
*Last day to publish your thesis!

Honors Weekly Spotlight

Jared Blanchard
Mechanical Engineering
Mathematics Minor
April 2018

Congratulations to our April 2018 Student Commencement Speaker!

Jared has interned at MIT Lincoln Laboratory, participated in the BYU Mars Rover Team, won the Tau Beta Pi Scholarship, and lived one year at the Foreign Language Student Residence (German).

He enjoys visiting, reading, and viewing great works of art for the Great Works Program. A rewarding part of the Honors journey for him has been developing the experiments for his Honors Thesis on the Uncertainty in Optical Particulate Counting Sensors.