Learn about the Honors Society

Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society

Interested in meeting other students in Honors Program? Check out the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at http://www.ptk.org/.


Honors Program Benefits

Participation in the Honors Program includes the following benefits:

  • A breadth and depth of knowledge and skills that employees prioritize
  • A learning community for high-achieving students with networking possibilities
  • Leadership opportunities and personalized study with faculty members
  • No more than 20 students in Honors Program classes
  • Field trips and social events
  • Unique, enhanced learning opportunities, experiences, and projects in major program courses
  • Courses fulfill University Core Curriculum requirements
  • Courses fulfill reading, writing, and speaking intensive requirements 
  • Program participation scholarship of about $250 each semester
  • Housing grants of up to $500 per semester available for students who live in VU dorms and preferential placement in dorm rooms with other High-GPA and honors students
  • Opportunities for additional scholarships and guidance in application
  • Official transcript reflects Honors Program course completion


Click here for information about the Honors Program Courses


For more information, contact Matt Norman at mnorman@vinu.edu