Global Honors Program

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The Global Honors Program is the University of Washington Tacoma's interdisciplinary campus honors program, adding distinction to the bachelor's degree. It offers curricular pathways in Global Leadership and Global Citizenship, and a Minor in Global Engagement. The Program oversees major-integrated honors, connecting them to high impact global learning practices through the Institute for Global Engagement.

The Global Honors Program offers a stimulating learning environment and an innovative and experientially rich curriculum. Seminar style classes are taught by internationally reputed and highly invested faculty and community partners in-residence. Students enjoy specialized advising, generous funding opportunities and are members of a close knit, active community of critically engaged peers.

PLEASE NOTE: Applications for the Autumn 2019 Global Honors Cohort are now open. Candidates are advised to contact the Global honors office at with questions, before applying.

For incoming freshmen interested in Global Honors, please click here for information on TGH 101 Introduction to Global Honors, an exploratory seminar primarily intended for freshmen interested in global themes and potentially interested in applying to the Global Honors Program.

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Looking for a quick introduction to Global Honors? For admissions criteria and other information, select the category or question below that best reflects your class standing, status, or area of interest: