The Honors Program at Washington Adventist University strives to provide academically talented students the opportunity to engage and explore subject material in greater depth and breadth, inspiring them to excel as independent learners and investigators within a collaborative learning community.
Students who meet the eligibility criteria and have been accepted for regular admission to Washington Adventist University are encouraged to submit an application to enter into the Honors Program.
An application will only be processed once a completed application packet, including the letters of recommendation, is received by the Honors director.
The Honors director will then supply the application to the Honors Admissions Committee to determine if membership is granted. Early application is highly recommended since membership in the Honors Program is competitive and limited.
Admission to the Honors Program is competitive and based on a limited number of openings each year. The criteria for eligibility is established and reviewed by the Honors Council.
Following are the current criteria:
First Year Students – Most successful applicants will have:
Transfer and Continuing Students – Most successful applicants will have:
For other academic information check out our online Academic Bulletin.
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At Washington Adventist University our motto is “Gateway to Service.” We believe in serving others as part of everyday life. In addition, Service Day is a day dedicated to lending a hand in our community. It gives the chance for students to positively impact their community. This takes place once a semester, twice an academic year. There are many projects that we engage in from cleaning up Sligo Creek to helping out at schools in the area.
Office of Ministry
The Office of Ministry seeks to foster a spiritual community that exemplifies a Christ-centered Biblical lifestyle through discipleship, worship, fellowship, leadership, and service in order to make a difference in the local and global community. Here at Washington Adventist University we supply you the opportunity to practice a Christ lead lifestyle. Some of our students have participated in mission trips to Puerto Rico, St. Thomas, Haiti, Mauritius, and India. If you are interested in participating in future mission projects please call 301-891-4112 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.