Occasionally, an Honors student will complete a noteworthy experience and not earn academic credit or pursue an experience that does not fit into the existing categories of Honors Experiences. When this occurs, the student may petition to include the experience towards their Honors credits by submitting an Honors Experience Petition Request.
Some examples of successful petitions include:
Requests for Honor Experience credit via the petition process should be submitted by the following deadlines:
Petitions received after the aforementioned deadlines will be reviewed in the following cycle. Decisions will relayed to you via email within 4 weeks of the posted deadlines.
In order to complete the petition process, you will be asked to submit a reflection paper to the Honors College and for your supervisor's contact information. When you submit the petition completion form, your supervisor will be automatically be sent request to confirm the number of hours you completed in this experience. Your supervisor will not receive your reflection paper. Petitions will not be accepted and added to your Honors record without supervisor approval.
Last updated: May 13, 2019 10:01 am EST