Wilkes Honors College of FAU


Wilkes Honors College of FAU

The Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College of Florida Atlantic University is the first public honors institution to be built from the ground up in the United States. It recently received the highest rating given to honors programs across the nation. The Honors College provides students an outstanding liberal arts education and shares the campus with two of the world's premier research centers, Scripps Florida and the Max Planck Institute for Neuroscience. As a public institution, the Honors College offers an affordable, quality education in a residential and intimate setting, making it an outstanding value.

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI)
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Visit us

See for yourself what makes the Wilkes Honors College so special! Take a campus tour led by one of our Student Ambassadors or join us for an Open House. Get additional information and signup for your visit at http://www.fau.edu/honors/about/visit/.

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Admissions office

Visit us

School location

5353 Parkside Drive
Jupiter, FL 33458, United States of America

Phone number

(561) 799-8646