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Chicago State University Honors College
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CSU's Community for Exceptional Students

Welcome to the Honors College at Chicago State University. The Honors College was founded in 2004 as a means to better serve talented and highly motivated students. Since inception the College has been committed to developing critical thinkers focused on leadership and addressing local, regional, national, and global issues. We seek students who are looking for challenges inside and outside the classroom and who desire to be surrounded by like-minded students.

Designed for talented and highly motivated students, the Honors College at Chicago State University offers:

  • enriched general education curriculum
  • expanded research in students' fields of study
  • supportive faculty attention
  • stimulating and rigorous academic environment

Scholarship and academic exploration are promoted, ultimately preparing students to pursue advanced studies, secure employment, and become lifelong learners and engaged citizens.