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 WEST-214)
  • An intellectually challenging curriculum
  • Distinctive transcript notations indicating the completion of honors coursework
  • Acknowledgment at convocation and commencement ceremonies
  • Opportunities to participate in scholarly research conferences
  • Opportunities to publish original work in honors journals
  • Invitations to special events

 Three students in the College Honors Institute program. 2017 CHI Graduates

From left to right: Derek Villavicencio (transferred to UC Irvine), Sierra Padilla (transferred to UC Berkeley, and Jade Saaty (transferred to Loma Linda University)