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Interested in pursuing a degree with honors in Religious Studies?

The Honors Program is open to Religious Studies majors who have done superior work and who wish to devote a substantial part of their senior year to advanced, specialized, independent research and writing of a thesis.

Application deadline for May graduates: April 15 of junior year

Application deadline for December graduates: October 15 of junior year


I gained a sense of the philosophical and moral complexity of life, and came to appreciate that the dichotomies and categories that we create for ourselves are constructs to aid in objectification.

— Jonathan Schmidt-Swartz, class of 2015