Program Scholarships

Read Deeply. Be Transformed.

The William Penn Honors Program, an alternative general education track at George Fox University, offers an intensive journey through nearly 140 of the greatest works in history. It is designed to further enrich your major field of study and distinguish you as a person of faith with uncommon understanding.

Upon completion of the program, you will be prepared for deep cultural and professional engagement and equipped to make a critical influence on people and ideas.

Program Distinctives

Honors students will have the chance to:

  • Enrich their education with the wisdom of the ages, as they make their way through a great books curriculum
  • Pursue rigorous education as a practice in following Christ, as they explore the full depth of their chosen major while also discovering the historical and cultural context of Christian faith throughout the centuries
  • Lay the foundation for a life of excellence and accomplishment, as they develop the talents of mind and qualities of character that define whole Christian citizens 
  • Flourish academically and personally in the camaraderie of a tight-knit community, as they forge true friendships on a four-year journey with other exceptional students in intimate class settings