Honors College

Oak View Hall, Room 210
509 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
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(248) 370-4450
Fax: (248) 370-4479

Honors College

Mission Statement

The Honors College at Oakland University actively supports the aspirations and goals of all dedicated, high-achieving and gifted students to excel in everything they do, to contribute to their own success and to the world at large, and to make a decisive difference through the advancement of knowledge and understanding. Aspiration, Inspiration and Celebration influence our mission, which is supported by the strong pillars of disciplinary and multi-disciplinary innovation, undergraduate research and creative practice, community and community engagement and positive mentorship.

Welcome to the Honors College!

As a student of The Honors College, you will be a member of the highest achieving student body at Oakland University, in any and every major. You will join a community of students who are outstanding in every way; students who are regularly accepted into the top 3 graduate schools of their choice. Leaders in their respective fields, students of The Honors College are holders of prestigious scholarships. They are researchers, creative practitioners and civic leaders of the highest order, who seek to be successful in their respective fields and receive our support in pursuit of that goal.

We are proud to offer The Honors College experience for ALL students, to complement ALL majors on campus, which ultimately will lead to your success! Talk to an HC Academic Adviser about how our unique, individualized curriculum is seamlessly woven into whatever major program you are pursuing!

  • Honors College Pre-Medicine
  • Honors College Pre-Professional (Pre-health related programs)
  • Honors College Arts and Sciences
  • Honors College Business Administration
  • Honors College Education and Human Services
  • Honors College Engineering and Computer Science
  • Honors College Health Sciences
  • Honors College Nursing
  • Honors College Exploring Students (currently deciding majors)
  • Honors College Music, Theatre and Dance


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