Benefits of the Honors Program

  • Membership in a community of intellectually curious learners
  • Partnership with UML Honors College
  • Increased opportunities for scholarships
  • Transfer to Honors Programs or Honors Colleges in the UMASS system
  • Enhanced prospects of acceptance to private four-year colleges and universities 
  • Participation in Seminars with small class sizes
  • Resume building activities such as the Honors Poster Board Conference
  • Participation in special events and activities
  • Recognition as a Commonwealth Honors Scholar at graduation

         Commonwealth Honors Graduates Transfer to:

  • University of Massachusetts (Amherst, Boston, Lowell)
  • American University
  • Amherst College
  • American University
  • Babson College
  • Bennington College
  • Boston College
  • Boston University
  • Bentley University
  • Berklee College of Music
  • Brandeis University
  • Cornell University
  • Hampshire College 
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Fitchburg State University
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • Mount Holyoke College
  • Salem State University
  • Smith College
  • Tufts University
  • Tsinghua University (Beijing)
  • Wellesley College
Last Modified: 9/18/19