"The Honors classroom is a place for intellectual exploration and discovery."

— Dustin Lemke, HCC Honors Institute faculty member

Grow a Community of Scholars.

Honors Institute Support

The Honors Institute offers a rigorous academic program for exceptionally talented and motivated students. This small community within the larger HCC environment brings unique opportunities for intellectual engagement in seminar-style classes that include personal interaction with faculty, international travel and presentations at national conferences.

Meet Brittany, a scholarship recipient who found her gateway to success at the HCC Honors Institute.

Dr. Lydia Daniel Honors Institute Naming Campaign

This special Naming Campaign is a $250,000 fundraising initiative to endow support for the Honors Institute and to name it for founding Director Dr. Lydia Daniel. Your gift will support Honors student scholarships, special programs, student research, experiential learning and travel.

Honors Institute graduates continue their studies at top colleges and universities across the country.