Honors College

Welcome to Millersville University’s Honors College. Our program is designed to provide a challenging and enriching education for talented and motivated students.

Throughout your journey at Millersville, the Honors College will provide academic guidance and opportunities, which will prepare you to prosper in graduate/professional schools or in the professional world.

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"Excellence without elitism" through academics, community and service.

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Spring 2022 Office Hours

Dr. Thyrum/All Virtual: 

              M:         1:15-4:00pm
              T:          12:15-1:00pm
              W/F      11:15am-12:00pm
              Other hours by appointment
              Zoom Link:  https://millersville.zoom.us/j/2946295508
              Meeting ID:  294 629 5508

Beth/Franklin House:

              MTWRF:             8:30am12:00pm AND 1:00-4:00pm
              Beth will be available in Franklin House during these hours.  You may request a Zoom meeting with Beth.
              Zoom Link:  https://millersville.zoom.us/j/5912081934 
              Meeting ID:  591 208 1934


Peer Mentor Alanna Bezas:

             T/R:      10:00-11:00am
             F:          12:00-1:00pm
            Alanna will be available in person in Franklin House or on Zoom during these hours.
            Zoom Link:  https://millersville.zoom.us/j/7708911082 
            Meeting ID:  770 891 1082


Peer Mentor Jess Hetrick:

            M:        7:00-8:00pm
            T:          2:30-3:30pm
            W:         3:00-4:00pm
            Jess will be available in person in South Village 303D or on Zoom during these hours.
            Zoom Link:  https://millersville.zoom.us/j/9846384841 
            Meeting ID:  984 638 4841


Who should I meet with?

Dr. Thyrum:  Advisement of course selection, thesis issues, planning for completion of the honors curriculum, academic issues, personal issues 

Beth:  General questions, some advisement, academic issues, personal issues 

Alanna & Jess:  Personal issues, general questions, some advisement (review of degree audit and schedules)


Current Students

Stay up-to-date on announcements, research opportunities, policies, and general information about our program.

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Stay informed about the Honors College curriculum, thesis and creative project process, and policies.

Info for MU Faculty

The Honors College is a member of the National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC) and supports Chapter 211 of the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society.

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  • Contact Us

    Elizabeth A. Thyrum, Ph.D., ‘86
    Director, Honors College
    Associate Professor, Psychology

    Beth A. Roberts
    Administrative Assistant, Honors College 
    Summer hours:  M-F 8:00-12:00 and 12:30-4:30

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    This office is part of MU’s Student Success Network (SSN) whose affiliated offices champion achievement, foster opportunities for personal, professional, and academic growth, and promote work/life balance for sustained success as a life-long learner. The SSN provides services, resources, and experiences to support a student’s pathway to success.