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Honors College

Honors College

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The Honors College impacts every academic college and plays a significant role in elevating the profile of the university and the capabilities of its graduates.


  • Endowed Student Scholarships:
    $6 million
  • Educational Activity Endowment:
    $8 million
  • CSU Fund: $1 million
Our Campaign Vision: CSU's Honors College will lead the university's pursuit of attracting, mentoring and graduating high-achieving students who will gain national attention for themselves and the university. 

Honors Application Information and Requirements  

In her winning “CSUGives 2015” video, freshman Ekta Parab highlights how the Honors College has supported her in personalizing her education and helped her connect to the CSU community.


Current honors students can find additional announcements here!

Find out what's going on in the Honors College by checking out our calendar!

Recent CSU Honors College Grad Receives National Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship

Joel Roop-Eckart (B.S. ’16), a new Columbus State University Honors College alumnus, was recently selected as a national Phi Kappa Phi Fellow and will take home a $5,000 prize. Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.  This is the third year in a row a Columbus State University Honors College student has received this recognition.

An Earth and Space Science major focusing on Geology and minoring in Mathematics, Joel also received recognition the Phi Kappa Phi Senior Award at Columbus State as well as the Academic Recognition Award.

Joel was selected as one of three Georgia students to be sponsored by Georgia Rotary to study at the International Summer School program in Oslo, Norway at the University of Oslo for Summer 2016.  Joel will be pursuing his PhD in GeoScience at Penn State beginning Fall 2016. 


Aspirations Honors College Newsletter

Aspirations Honors College Newsletter
Spring 2016