Boise State Honors College

The Honors College at Boise State University supports a community of outstanding students and challenges them to become more effective thinkers, writers, and leaders.

Every Major, Every Possibility, Every Day

More than 900 students representing every department on campus participate in the Honors College at Boise State. These students are ambitious, hard-working and fully engaged in their education. Graduates from the program go on to receive national scholarships, land in top graduate schools around the world and begin exciting new careers.

Share your Honors story

Honors College 50th Anniversary

As Honors College celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, we invite you to join with us and share your Honors experience! Read about our incredible students and graduates and let us know how Honors has impacted your story.

Honors Alumni

Meet our alumni & share your story

Honors Students

Meet our students & share your story
Student Spotlights

Honors in the News

Learn more about our Honors students’ achievements and impact on the world.

Elena Gallina is a Rhodes Scholar

Learn about Elena's historic win!

Alumna Maddie Booth's work featured in music festival

Learn more about Maddie's music

Kirk Long brings science class to prisons

Learn about Kirk's work with inmates

Alumna Megan Beck honored by the Society of Women Engineers

Learn about Megan's SWE award here

What's Happening at the Honors College

Last Lectures, First Seven Week Section

Distinguished Lecture Series Featuring H.R. McMaster

Honors Wellness Program - AASC Academic Skill-Building Workshop

Game Night House Cup

St. Patrick's Party

Honors College & Sawtooth Hall

Inspired Minds, Inspired Living

The new Honors College and Sawtooth Hall opened in fall 2017 and features Honors-dedicated living and learning facilities including dining areas, classrooms, study spaces and housing for over 300 honors students. It is located on University Drive across from the Student Union.