The College Honors Institute (CHI) provides highly motivated students who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievements the opportunity to participate in a program that challenges and deepens students’ scholarship, creativity, and commitment.

The CHI experience at Crafton Hills College provides students:

  • Potential priority consideration for admission to designated universities through honors transfer agreements
  • Use of the Honors Lounge (located in CHL-200)
  • An intellectually challenging curriculum
  • Distinctive transcript notations indicating the completion of honors coursework
  • Identification on your transcript of your completion of the College Honors Institute
  • Acknowledgment at convocation and commencement ceremonies
  • Opportunities to participate in scholarly research conferences
  • Opportunities to publish original work in honors journals
  • University library access and invitations to special events

Crafton Hills College Student Research Conference, Friday December 2, 2016

Crafton Hills College Student Research Conference, Friday December 2, 2016

 Three students in the College Honors Institute program.

CHI students Tyler Carson (now transferred to UCLA), Miriam Fadel (UC Riverside), and Travis McEntee (UC Berkeley) after their presentation on CHI to the SBCCD Board of Trustees, April 2015