Mission Statement & Learning Outcomes

The Honors Program Mission Statement is:

The Weber State University Honors Program offers students a comfortable and friendly learning environment.  We offer a:
  • Place for students looking for an academic community, both through classes and in the Honors Center;
  • Number of small, challenging, and creative classes, many of which fulfill General Education requirements;
  • Commitment to diversity, in terms of the variety of classes offered, as well as our respect for individual differences;
  • Preparation for professional life and graduate school after Weber.


The Honors Program Learning Outcomes Emphasize:

  • Clear and compelling written expression;
  • Critical thinking that is open-minded, objective, and as free as possible from prejudice and presupposition;
  • The comprehension of abstract arguments and the ability to move between the general and the particular;
  • An appreciation for the variety of human experience, exploring both its universality and its diversity;
  • An understanding of and appreciation for the various modes of artistic expression;
  • Collaboration on group projects or activities.