Honors College Benefits

  • Academic Enrichment and Creative Activities
    • Small Honors College courses where students can get to know faculty 
    • Free activities and trips in both New York City and Long Island, including trips to museums, cultural sites, and events in the arts 
    • Study Abroad Opportunities 
  • Professional and Career Development
    • Networking and research opportunities with Faculty 
    • Specialized internship and networking opportunities 
    • National and local professional conference experiences 
    • Graduate, Medical and Law School fairs 
    • Honors College notation on SUNY Old Westbury transcript upon graduation 
    • Free lunch-and-learn seminars 
  • Social and Community Engagement
    • Volunteer and Service Learning Opportunities, both on and off campus 
    • Peer Mentoring Program 
  • Advising and Support
    • Honors College Book Scholarship: $500 yearly stipend at the College bookstore for textbooks and other academic materials 
    • Exclusive use of Honors College Study with state-of-the-art computers and FREE printing 
    • Priority registration: Register before freshmen, sophomores and juniors. 
    • Individual support from Honors College advisor 
    • Reserved parking