Coronavirus Update

Classes will be held remotely for the remainder of the spring semester, and all official university events and student activities are suspended until further notice. While the Dayton and Lake campuses remain open, access to campus is restricted to personnel who have been identified as essential. Read more.

University Honors Program

Honors Degree Designations

University Honors Scholar

  • Complete a total of seven (7) Honors courses with a grade of A or B. Two of the seven must count for the Wright State Core, one must be a UH 2010 or 2020, and one must be a UH 4000 seminar.
  • Complete an Honors project and any required research hours for the Departmental Honors Project in the major. Entrance and GPA requirements vary. View Departmental Honors Programs

Departmental Honors Scholar

  • Complete an Honors project and any required research hours for the Departmental Honors Project in the major. Entrance and GPA requirements vary. (Consult the major office for additional details, including the recommended start date for the Honors project.) View Departmental Honors Programs

General Studies Honors Scholar

  • Complete a total of seven (7) Honors courses with a grade of A or B. Two of the seven must count for the Wright State Core, one must be a UH 2010 or 2020, and one must be a UH 4000 seminar.
  • Have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher at the time of graduation.