Current students


SPRING 22 REGISTRATION: 2021-22 Honors students can enroll in HNR 102

Returning Honors students enroll HNR 289 only if you are ready for your capstone and have completed HNR 202

These courses will be taught as hybrid sections. We will have some on-campus dates, check D2L or banner for schedule

See below for more course options!

STEM EXPO will be on-campus and virtual, Dec 8-9, 2021. Register here.

Honors Student guide

Prospective and current honors students can learn more about the program, including courses, procedures and FAQs, in the following Honors Guide:

RRCC Honors Student Guide pdf icon

Advising plan: Please schedule your Year 1 Honors Advising Session with the Director by November 15, 2021 


Student Planning Guide

Honors Contract Proposal

Honors Capstone Proposal

Apply for a capstone mini-grant 

Fall 2021/Spring 2022 Honors Retreat Information

Honors Fall retreat is modified this year due to COVID : We will meet October 9, 2021 at Denver Audubon Nature Center. We will be doing a full retreat at YMCA of the Rockies in Spring 2022. All Honors students and faculty are invited to participate at no cost. More details to be provided soon! 



Information coming soon

Current honors class profiles and schedule Fall 2021

HNR 100 - Honors Seminar - required for all new Honors students

HNR 202 Honors Colloquium II - required for all returning Honors students

HNR 289 Honors Capstone - required for all second year, graduating Honors students

Signature Courses for FALL

Students may complete required or additional honors courses through the signature course option. Signature courses are upper-level courses, taught using high impact practices, that are generally unique to RRCC and taught by our top faculty. These courses will be identified each semester. To earn Honors credit, the student needs to earn a B or better.  The Honors designation will then be added to the student transcript.

BIO 111-001 Gen College Biology I 

BIO 111-007 Gen College Biology I

EGG 211-041 Statics MW 9:00—11:00 am

EGG 212-041 Dynamics MW 2:00—2:50 pm 

MAT 225-001 Linear Algebra

MAT 261-002 Differential Equations MWF 9:00—9:50 am

MGD 112 001 Adobe Illustrator I

MGD 119-001 Maya I

MGD 111 470 Adobe Photoshop I Online

PHO 121-040 Photo-Image Capture I 

PHO 161-040 Digital capture processing 


STEM Opportunities on campus

Colorado Space Grant Consortium - RRCC is part of NASA Space Grant Program through the Colorado Space Grant Consortium (COSGC) which provides Colorado students access to space through innovative courses, real-world hands-on satellite programs, and interactive outreach programs.

Space Grant Teams Meet

Fridays, 1:00 pm Virtually

IDEA Lab - The IDEA Lab provides opportunities, tools, and mentoring through real-world projects. 3-D printers, electronics, soldering, whiteboards and more! 

Engineering Club

Space Grant Club

Women in STEM club

Biology Club