Texas Tech University

Honors College

The Honors College builds on the foundation of our students' diverse talents to create a community that fosters lifelong learning and academic excellence. This stimulating environment is open to qualified first year students, continuing students who demonstrate excellence after enrolling at Texas Tech and transfer students who have shown similar ability at other institutions.

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Unique Opportunities

  • Learn from top faculty in small, engaging, discussion-oriented classes.
  • Write an Honors thesis and graduate with Highest Honors.
  • Pursue paid undergraduate research and publish your findings.
  • Study Abroad in Italy, France, Spain, Germany and many more countries.
  • Earn early acceptance to Texas Tech's medical and law schools.
  • Enjoy living with Honors College students in the Honors residence hall.
  • Become involved with fellow Honors students by participating in our House system.
  • Give back to the community through our elementary school program.

Special Programs

Professional & Early Acceptance Programs

Post-Graduate Programs


Honors College