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Barrett, The Honors College has a lot to offer its students. Choose a subject by color below to learn more about the benefits we offer in the areas of Educational Enhancements, Student Life, Student Opportunities, Financial Assistance, and Academic Services.

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Did you know Barrett has faculty honors advisors in each major to help students find opportunities within academic departments for honors credits?

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Did you know that Barrett provides and encourages students to engage in service opportunities to benefit the local community?

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Did you know that the Barrett Honors Faculty present their research at the Drescher Lecture series twice a year?

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Did you know that non-traditional and transfer students are able to enroll in Barrett and take advantage of the distinctive honors-only opportunities?

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Did you know that virtual thesis defenses are open for other Barrett students to observe? 

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Did you know that the Barrett Writing Center has gone virtual? Appointments are available via Zoom and are exclusively for Barrett students!

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Did you know that, despite the diversity of the Barrett faculty's academic backgrounds, they all teach argumentative writing because argumentative writing is common to all fields?

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Did you know that Barrett has a council of student representatives? You can make your voice heard by voting in the Barrett Honors College Council (BHCC), or you can run for a position on the council.

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Did you know that you can get free advising on writing personal statements for competitive scholarships and fellowships through Barrett and the Office of National Scholarship Advisement?