School Based Requirements

Honors College students generally complete 21-40 credits of honors related work at Rutgers University, including the required core courses, Interdisciplinary Honors Seminars, department based honors courses, optional enrichment courses, and the Capstone Project.

These Honors College requirements fulfill general school-based requirements within the 120-128 credits necessary for graduation from the University. All requirements (excluding the Capstone which must be completed over two semesters in the final year) must be completed by the end of the junior year.

NOTE: Please visit the specific school requirements below depending on if you are a current HC Student or an HC student who is entering in 2022 and beyond.

HC Students
who entered prior to 2022




HC Students
entering in Fall 2022 and beyond





Please contact the Honors College Academic Advising for more detailed information.