Schreyer Honors College (SHC)at Penn State

Mission & Vision

In the Schreyer Honors College we shape people who shape the world.


The mission of the Schreyer Honors College is to promote:

  • Achieving academic excellence with integrity
  • Building a global perspective, and
  • Creating opportunities for leadership and civic engagement


To educate men and women who will have an important and ethical influence in the world, affecting academic, professional, civic, social, and business outcomes.

To improve educational practice and to be recognized as a leading force in honors education nationwide.

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