Another TAP option is for students to participate in one of the four Dean's Signature Full-Year Integrated TAP Programs. Students in these residentially-based TAP programs enroll in four to six connected seminars and live together. They are designated “Dean’s Signature” programs because they are designed for highly motivated first-year students with strong academic records.
By integrating faculty from a variety of disciplines, these programs strengthen students’ intellectual, creative and expressive abilities by providing both breadth and depth. A year of living with academically accomplished and motivated students provides a number of benefits that help promote academic and social success. In addition, the Integrated TAP Programs have been a success indicator for students interested in applying for sophomore admissions to the Honors College. Admission to a program is by application and students can be admitted before coming to Orientation. We encourage students to apply early.
There are two options for Arts and Sciences Honors College students who are interested in joining one of the Dean's Signature Full-Year Integrated TAP Programs. They are: