Welcome to the Honors Program

The Highline Honors Scholar Program is for motivated, academically successful students looking to enhance their academic experience and be better prepared for transfer and career success

The Program

This interdisciplinary program provides students with the opportunity to turn their college-level classes into honors courses through advanced projects that complement the standard curriculum. Through rigorous research papers, class presentations and service learning opportunities, students build skills that will prepare them for upper division college work or immediate application in their career field. In addition, all Honors students gain access to a network of successful alumni over 800 members strong. Prospective transfer students also gain personalized coaching in the college application process.

Personal Advising

Students interested in transfer work with the Honors Program Manager to find a college or university that is right for them and construct resumes and essays to use for college and scholarship applications.

Academic Preparation

Honors Options in various courses challenge students to become better prepared for upper division college- level work or workplace environments.


Students will have connections to many programs, as well as Honors alumni and faculty at competitive colleges around the United States.