Honors College students enjoy access to:

  • Exciting seminar-style classes that emphasize discussion and critical thinking
  • Opportunities to pursue research with the University's best faculty
  • Residential life programs designed to complement the Honors experience
  • Special performances, speaking events, and cultural excursions
  • Dedicated scholarships
  • Priority registration

Mission and Vision

Mission: The Cal State LA Honors College provides a scholarly environment that empowers highly-motivated and intellectually curious students to explore an interdisciplinary curriculum, embrace lifelong learning, and engage deeply in the Los Angeles community.

Vision: To prepare exceptional students to create a brighter future by becoming well-rounded leaders dedicated to making a difference in their communities and the world.