The Burnett Honors College at UCF, in affiliation with the National Collegiate Honors Council, is designed to attract and challenge students who have demonstrated an ability to achieve academic excellence. Honors students receive an education that prepares them to enter the best graduate and professional schools, as well as obtain distinguished careers in business and public service. The Burnett Honors College offers two distinct programs of study, University Honors and Honors in the Major.
Achieve national prominence in honors education
Foster academic excellence, personal growth, ethics and civic responsibility
Be UCF's premier program to cultivate intellectual curiosity, creativity, and undergraduate research
Become more inclusive and diverse
The Burnett Honors College combines the intimacy of a small liberal arts college with the benefits of a large, research university located in a metropolitan environment. The mission of the College is to provide UCF's most academically talented and motivated students with a challenging and unique scholarly experience, creating a strong foundation for future achievements. The College strives to create a diverse learning community that fosters the pursuit of excellence, ethical, social, and civic responsibility, personal growth, and a passion for life-long learning.
The Burnett Honors College will lead UCF in cultivating intellectual inquiry, scholarly and cultural exploration, and creative expression. The College will provide a nurturing and transformative environment that enables students to succeed academically, grow personally, and become ethical and engaged members of their communities.