Honors Program


Lane Community College's Honors Program offers students a transformative learning Lane honors program logo experience based in scholarly inquiry, academic rigor and intellectual growth.

Through challenging coursework, independent study, special seminars, experiential learning, and a capstone project, Lane honors students develop critical thinking skills, creativity, intellectual curiosity and optimal preparation for further academic pursuits.

In Lane's Honors Program, students will:

  • Join a community of students who are highly engaged in their own learning
  • Participate in robust classroom discussion and debate that hone critical thinking skills
  • Immerse themselves in educational environments that foster individual pursuit of knowledge
  • Gain and develop tools for life-long inquiry and learning
  • Become involved in community and world issues through events and activities
  • Thrive with the personal attention of faculty guides

After completing the Lane Honors Program, students transferring to four-year institutions will be well-prepared for upper division coursework and university honors programs. Non-transfer students can enroll in and benefit from the Honors Program as well.

This multifaceted, interdisciplinary program provides all participating students with research, reasoning and writing skills that will enhance their experience as engaged global citizens and encourage a lifelong love of learning.

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Honors Classes this Fall

Register now for honors classes this Fall! Both of these clases are highly recommended for students transferring to another honors program or honors college.

WR 121_H, CRN 23252, Tuesdays 2-3:50 p.m., hybrid -- This is a required course if you plan to transfer from Lane's Honors Program to Southern Oregon University Honors College

WR 122_H, CRN 22857, Tuesdays and Thursdays 2-3:50 p.m.

"What I believe I will take away most from this course is the ability to fully revise a writing from draft one to my final draft. This will help me in every class I take from this point on, as well as any writing that I chose to do in the future." -- Mary, an honors student

Upcoming Events

Fall Orientation for New Honors Students

Required for all new honors students and recommended for current honors students. Learn about important information about honors program requirements and transfer opportunities to four-year schools.
Day:  Tuesday, September 23
Time:  3:30-4:30 p.m.
Location:  The Lane LonghouseBBQ with flames

Honors Welcome BBQ

To:  All honors students, honors faculty, and honors community
Day: Tuesday, September 23
Time: 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Location: The Lane Longhouse

For more information or to RSVP, email honors@lanecc.edu