We offer:

  • Small-sized honors courses taught by professors who have won awards for excellent teaching
  • Personal mentoring and advising by Honors professors. Honors mentors will assist students in selecting courses, transferring to four-year colleges, and securing scholarships
  • Access to award-winning and imaginative faculty mentors who work together to craft specialized learning experiences
  • Unique curriculum and off-campus events such as:

    • film festivals at The Little Theater,
    • trips to The National Women's Rights Hall of Fame, Rochester Zen Center, and others, and
    • history and art tours of the City of Rochester

  • An active student club. Visit our Facebook page.
  • Students who complete the Institute requirements graduate with a SUNY-registered Certificate in Honors Studies in addition to their degree of choice