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Honors Institute

The Honors Institute


The Honors Institute is seeking a Program Coordinator. If intersted, please check out the job description below.


Honors Program Coordinator.pdf



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Honors Scholar Desgination Request 

The window is now open to request Honors Scholar designation for your academic transcripts. The Honors Scholar Program is designed to prepare students who intend to transfer and earn their baccalaureate degree. Upon completion of the program, students earn the recognition of " Honors Scholars" and is noted on their official college transcript and is required for students who intend to be admitted through UCLA TAP and UCI Honors to Honors.

For students who are completing the Honors Scholar Program for Fall 2022 admission, all criteria must  be completed by the end of Spring 2022 quarter. The petition window to request the Honors Scholar designation and report your service learning is from May 1, 2022 to Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM (Pacific). You may submit your request  on the Honors Scholar Request page.

The Honors Difference

Consider joining our Honors Transfer Program. Experience specialized courses, special focus seminars, exposure to exciting cultural opportunities, and transfer scholarship opportunities. You are in good hands with the Honors Institute. Our very own counselors, faculty and staff will work with you every step of the way.

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Honors Transfer Program

You can also increase chances of being accepted to UCLA's College of Letters and Sciences.

70-95% of TAP students are admitted to UCLA versus 14-20% of all other transfer applicants.

Transfer Students

Universities are looking for a few outstanding students who do more than the minimum and actively pursue our honors students.

We are one of only a handful of northern California colleges participating in the prestigious UCLA TAP (Transfer Alliance program).

Plus, you'll have the opportunity to complete the Honors Scholar Program and become eligible for:

  • Priority admission consideration if applying to UCLA College of Letters and Science
  • Priority admission consideration if applying to UC Irvine Honors Program

Honors Research Events

Each year the Bay Honors Consortium hosts its annual Honors Research Symposium alternating at either Stanford or UC Berkeley. The symposium provides an opportunity for community college honors students to present their original research and to have their work published in The Journal of the Bay Honors Consortium.


Honors Courses

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Honors Institute

 (650) 949-7061


Spring 2022

Wednesdays 1pm to 2pm via Zoom

Thursdays 1pm to 2pm via Zoom