Freddye T. Davy Honors College

The Honors College is a primary component of Hampton University's Honors Program.

NAAAHP Awards Ceremony

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NAAAHP Awards Ceremony

The Honors College is uniquely designed for:

  • Students who received Academic Scholarships (Trustee, Presidential, Hampton, or Merit) as entering freshmen or transfer student
  • Any student who is interested in pursuing the Honors Challenge
    • Who possess a seriousness of academic purpose
    • Who desires to be an active rather than passive learner
    • Who possess an intellectual curiosity that supersedes an obsession with grades
    • Who seeks success rather than avoid failure
    • Who has the courage to demonstrate superior, ethical leadership in their chosen field

The Honors College offers a curricula option that enhances the regular university experience through:

  • Developing of intellectual and ethical leadership skills
  • Fostering an appetite for educational excellence
  • Commitment to the learning process
  • Experimentation
  • Cultivating a learning community spirit