Honors Program Graduation Requirements

Moreau Honors Program students ordinarily must complete at least seventeen honors credits before graduation. Three credits are taken in the first semester of the first year. Honor students must enroll in at least four courses for honors credit after the first semester at Stonehill. In addition, all honors students will complete the Honors Seminars in their first and senior years (HON100 and HON400).

Honors students must have a 3.5 cumulative GPA.

Moreau Honors Scholar MedallionMoreau Honors Scholar Medallion

Students who fulfill the requirements of the Honors Program graduate from the college with the special designation "Moreau Honors Scholar" and receive a distinctive medallion at the Baccalaureate Service to emphasize this status. Graduates of the Moreau Honors Program wear the medallion over their robes at Commencement.

Graduate schools and employers are always on the lookout for exceptional candidates, those who have distinguished themselves personally and professionally. The status of Moreau Honors Scholar signals uncommon character and academic accomplishment and enhances other achievements featured on a curriculum vitae or résumé.