Enrich the experience of all students by attracting and retaining gifted and motivated students interested in the pursuit of knowledge and the exploration of issues from a variety of perspectives and disciplines.
Stimulate intellectual, social, and ethical development in honors students.
Focus the attention of the campus community on issues of excellence, honor, and service.
Every student in the Boone Honors Program is eligible to receive a travel scholarship of up to $3,000 to assist with completion of the Study Abroad experience. Most students travel during the college’s May term. Recent destinations have included Peru, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Ireland, Spain, the Netherlands, Belgium, France, and England. In addition, selected students have the opportunity to represent the program at national and regional conferences of the NCHC and our regional affiliate, the SRHC.