Honors Program at SUNY Potsdam

The SUNY Potsdam Honors Program encourages highly motivated students to explore education in a supportive environment. The Honors Program is designed to realize the ideal of a handcrafted education by offering small class sizes with increased student interaction and independent projects. Honors courses are taught by faculty members who excel in their field of study and encourage student participation. Honors students enjoy benefits such as:

  • Graduation with distinction

  • Early registration

  • Honors lounge and computer lab

  • Optional housing that includes a shared kitchen and lounge

  • Special programing

  • A jump-start into undergraduate research

We can help you make the most of your academic experience at SUNY Potsdam.

Dr. Thomas N. Baker, Director

Please contact the Honors Program Office at (315)-267-2900 or lawrenbs@potsdam.edu with any questions.

Watch this video of Esther Kim's Advanced Honors Project 

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