With a multitude of academic programs to choose from, along with access to cutting-edge research, internship and study abroad opportunities, Barrett offers an academically outstanding experience for the best and brightest undergraduates in the nation. Barrett students benefit from a $12 million dollar endowment used exclusively to support honors students and their projects. They have access to dedicated Honors Faculty Fellows, all master teachers and scholars, who give 100% of their time to helping honors students excel in their academic career. In addition, students have the advantage of over 1800 honors faculty in academic units across all ASU colleges.
Honors students are given the tools to develop their creativity and ingenuity with unique undergraduate opportunities that celebrate innovation and leadership. From the Edson Student Entrepreneur Initiative to the Innovation Challenge, Barrett students have access to thousands of dollars in funding and support for the development of revolutionary ideas, original research and ground-breaking business ventures.
Barrett is among the country’s leaders in the numbers of nationally competed scholarships , such as Fulbright, Marshall, Truman and Goldwater. In addition, graduates of the honors college attend the best graduate and professional schools, to include matriculation at such top medical and law schools as Harvard, Stanford, Duke and Columbia.