Honors Program


Dominican University's Mazzuchelli Scholars Honors Program invites highly motivated, high-achieving students to challenge themselves in thought-provoking honors seminars and honors courses. Students who successfully meet these challenges are awarded a degree of Bachelor of Arts with Honors or Bachelor of Science with Honors.

Honors Program students can:

  • Work one-on-one with experts in their fields of study
  • Take courses to help prepare for graduate-level work, including an honors writing and research methods course
  • Present unique research projects at Dominican’s Undergraduate Research Expo
  • Take classes with nationally renowned scholars through Dominican’s Lund-Gill chair
  • Join Alpha Chi, the national college honor society
  • Study abroad at the University of Oxford
  • Live with other Honors students in the dorm
  • Receive the university's most prestigious scholarships