HonorsX: An Interdisciplinary Program Unlike Any Other

Addressing today’s societal and global issues head-on with a focus on equity and sustainability: That’s what HonorsX is all about. Designed for rising juniors and transfers in any field of study, HonorsX creates opportunities to work collaboratively with peers across colleges, to learn from faculty across disciplines, and to address the world’s most pressing issues.

Learn more about HonorsX curriculum and courses, application requirements and meet the faculty, advisors and mentors.

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Join HonorsX and be the difference. Review application requirements to see if you can become an HonorsX student and apply today.

Applications are open until Thursday, June 15, 2023.  You will receive a decision within two weeks of submitting your application. Apply early!

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For any questions, please email honorsx@sjsu.edu.


Key Dates

  • "The Final X: Towards a Sustainable Future" Join us for student presentations!
    • Mark Thursday, May 11th on your calendar for “The Final X: Towards a Sustainable Future.” HonorsX student teams will present their final proposals.
    • Buy your tickets here to reserve your spot. A reception will follow. Email us at honorsX@sjsu.edu for a discounted code.
  • Scholarship Provided for Summer Course
    • If admitted, you will begin your HonorsX journey with a full scholarship for a 3-unit summer course. The summer course runs for three weeks, from July 17 to August 4. The scholarship includes FREE FOUR nights in SJSU dorms. Meals are included!

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With your help, HonorsX can offer San Jose State’s diverse and talented students a combination of cultural, environmental, entrepreneurial, and digital literacies that will enable them to advocate and lead in a rapidly transforming world. Thank you for your support! 

Contact us at honorsX@sjsu.edu with any questions.


Zoom Information Sessions

February 1  |  12 p.m.
Hosted by Kerry Rohrmeier, Assistant Professor & Undergrad Program Coordinator

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February 2  |  7 p.m.
Hosted by Ruma Chopra, Chair for HonorsX

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February 16  |  12 p.m.
Hosted by Dustin Mulvaney, Professor in Enviornmental Studies

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February 16 |  7 p.m.
Hosted by Ruma Chopra, Chair for HonorsX

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February 23 |  11 a.m.
Hosted by Ellen Middaugh, Associate Professor, Child & Adolescent Development

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March 1  |  12 p.m.
Hosted by Kerry Rohrmeier, Assistant Professor & Undergrad Program Coordinator

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March 2 |  7 p.m.
Hosted by Ruma Chopra, Chair for HonorsX

Register for March 2

March 16  |  12 p.m.
Hosted by Dustin Mulvaney, Professor in Enviornmental Studies

Register for March 16

March 16 |  7 p.m.
Hosted by Ruma Chopra, Chair for HonorsX

Register for March 16

March 23 |  11 a.m.
Hosted by Ellen Middaugh, Associate Professor, Child & Adolescent Development

Register for March 23

April 6 |  7 p.m.
Hosted by Ruma Chopra, Chair for HonorsX

Register for April 6

April 13  |  12 p.m.
Hosted by Dustin Mulvaney, Professor in Enviornmental Studies

Register for April 13

April 20 |  7 p.m.
Hosted by Ruma Chopra, Chair for HonorsX

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April 27 |  11 a.m.
Hosted by Ellen Middaugh, Associate Professor, Child & Adolescent Development

Register for April 27

May 4 |  7 p.m.
Hosted by Ruma Chopra, Chair for HonorsX

Register for May 4


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