Honors College

Javelina Pride–Javelina Honors

What TAMUK Honors College students all share is the conviction that college is about more than just getting a degree or just learning the subject matter It is about being challenged and experiencing an in-depth involvement in their education and field of study. More Info

Current Events

Honors Contracts for Spring 2023

It is time to process contracts for Spring 2023.  All Honors College students need to take Honors credit in Spring 2023.  If you are not taking the Honors CHEM 1312, then you need a contract.  Also note, you cannot do a contract in a completely online course.

Freshmen - see Sue about how to process a contract.

Sophomores and Juniors - The physical contract form is below or can be picked up from the Honors College office.

Seniors - Check with Sue for how many Honors College hours you have completed before processing a Spring 2023 contact.

CONTRACT DEADLINES:  November 8 - November 30, 2023.  No extensions!

Spring 2023 Honors Contract


Honors Independent Project (HIP)

The Honors Independent Project has officially moved to the junior year for all HC students.  To learn more about this research requirement and see examples of past projects, please click below.

HIP Information Sheet

Mission Statement

The Honors College at Texas A&M University-Kingsville focuses on academic excellence by providing learning opportunities to high ability students.  The Honors College seeks to develop students both personally and professionally, enriching their lives through education discovery through research, and service to Texas and beyond.

Vision Statement

The Honors College at Texas A&M University-Kingsville provides world class educational and living-learning experiences for high ability students.  Honors students will develop excellent critical thinking and communication skills and participate in unique research opportunities.  Professionalism is an integrated part of the Honors College requirements, leading Honors students to become global learners, leaders, and innovators.

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Message from the Dean of Honors College

For nine years Honors students at Texas A&M University-Kingsville have engaged in intense and high impact learning experiences and developed as scholars and citizens. The Honors College creates a unique learning community with students from all colleges and majors across campus. I am honored to serve the Javelina Nation as the Dean of the Honors College. More Info Tom Spencer

Mailing Addresses

USPS Address: MSC 217, 700 University Blvd, Kingsville, TX 78363
FedEx / UPS Address: 1212 W. Ave B, Kingsville, TX 78363

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