Recognition of a Southern Miss Honors College Education
- Honors coursework is indicated on transcript.
- Completion of both Honors Foundations and Honors Keystone curriculum is indicated on transcript.
- Scholars who complete full four-year program (both Honors Foundations and Honors Keystone) or scholars who successfully complete Honors Keystone graduate with Latin distinction.
- Honors Scholars are recognized in the Commencement Program and wear an Honors medallion with their regalia.
Honors College Graduation Requirements
- Honors Scholars are required to complete 20 Honors Hours by the end of the sophomore year.
- Honors Scholars must enroll in at least ONE Honors class per semester. Scholars are not allowed to take Honors core classes beyond the sophomore year.
- Honors Scholars must successfully complete an acceptable senior thesis and pass a comprehensive exam in their major discipline.