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Honors Program

The Honors Program at Texas A&M University-San Antonio offers an enhanced and supportive learning environment for students who aspire to impactful, lasting academic work and service. The core values of the Honors Program are discovery, creativity, and change.

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The mission of the University Honors Program is to provide an enhanced and supportive learning environment for a community of exemplary scholars. Honors students will have the opportunity to engage in interdisciplinary inquiry, increased opportunities for undergraduate research and creative activity, and service learning and leadership opportunities

Applying to Honors

The Honors Program at Texas A&M University-San Antonio will be available to first-time freshmen students and transfer students who are entering the university in the Fall 2023 semester.

Students who have applied to Texas A&M University-San Antonio are eligible to apply for acceptance into the Honors Program. If you have not completed your application to Texas A&M University-San Antonio, please complete the university application at https://becomeajaguar.com/.

Applications to the Honors Program will be accepted on a continuous basis beginning September 15, 2022. Enrollment in the Honors Program is competitive and you should submit your application as soon as possible. The priority deadline for application to the Honors Program is January 15, 2023. Students will be notified of their status beginning February 15, 2023.

The Honors Program application consists of three parts: a short essay, a resume, and references.

Benefits of Honors

Create your own individualized pathway:

  • Enhanced faculty mentorship
  • Priority registration
  • Dedicated support services
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Research projects and presentations
  • Honors experiences in courses
  • Internships
  • Study Away/Study Abroad
  • Service-Learning
  • Community Engagement
  • Leadership Development

Contact Us

Dr. William Bush
Director, University Honors Program
Email: william.bush@tamusa.edu
Phone: 210-784-2200
Office: STEC 311R


Cynthia Alejos
Business Administrator I
Email: calejos@tamusa.edu
Phone: 210-784-2225
Office: STEC 311


General Program Information
Email: honors@tamusa.edu