Early start on engaged learning and undergraduate research aimed at bolstering a student's undergraduate experience and improving their ability to compete successfully for graduate and professional school entrance, national and international fellowships and scholarships, and leadership roles in the student's chosen vocation;
Membership in a small community of scholars focused on engaged learning from across the University;
Participation in and access to specially designed HON events;
Access to funding pools for travel and research;
Access of the University Honors Activity House and the Tarver Library University Honors Program Study Room;
Priority registration; and
Designation as "University Honors" at Commencement.
Participation in engaged learning and undergraduate research opportunities;
Presentation of work at BEAR Day, Engineering Expo, or a regional/national conference;
Successful completion of a Culminating Project and curricular requirements; and
Maintain a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA throughout undergraduate career at Mercer and at graduation.