The Honors College hosts a number of events throughout the year, including opportunities to learn all about the college and the benefits of joining. The Honors College is at every Discover GCU and Preview GCU event. Once you are an honors student at Grand Canyon University (GCU), you have the opportunity to participate in guest speaker events, volunteer opportunities and more. Attend an upcoming event to learn more about the advantages of joining our program.

Honors College Accolades

  • Honors student Taylor Donoho received an internship as a legal assistant for the Anne M. Williams Law Office, a family and juvenile attorney.
  • Students in the Honors College volunteered at St. Mary’s Food Bank, the college football playoffs, Casa Academy College Preparatory and Southwest Behavioral Health.
  • Honors students Brittney Holen, Brenda Lara and Alena Gladwin received Outstanding Senior of the Year awards from GCU.
  • Honors student Natalie Tardy earned a $1,500 scholarship from the Arizona Chapter of Financial Executives International.
  • Chelsea Evans, Josh McGuire, Luke Amargo and Catherine Xiong, all students in the Honors College, placed in the silver bracket at the Arizona Collegiate Venture Competition, winning $3,500 in prize money for their business idea, Storage Together.
  • Honors student Bridgette Smith received the Top Academic Award at the American Criminal Justice Association Champion.  
  • Sydney Knight, treasurer of GCU’s Educators Rising and a student in the Honors College, gave a presentation at the Educators Rising Fall Leadership Conference at Arizona State University.