The honors community at Catholic University attracts students  from every academic field and background. Students in this program take a self-motivated, original thinking, excited approach to learning. They engage ideas, share discussion and approach assignments, projects, research and travel with added creativity and feel at home in the program.

For Anthropology majors in the University Honors Program, HSSS101: Person and Community in the Social Sciences satisfies our ANTH 101 class as a social science distribution requirement. Contact the Director of Undergraduate Studies, Dr. Joshua Samuels ( for approval of additional social science honors courses you have completed for consideration on an individual basis.

Learn more by visiting the Honors Program page on the University’s main website.

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Honors Program

A challenging and inspiring liberal arts program for motivated students with outstanding academic promise.

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