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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Fall 2022 Office Hours

Dr. Thyrum/Franklin House or Virtual: 

              MW:          10:30-11:45am in Franklin House, Room 200
              M:              1:10-3:00pm in Luek Hall, Room 120
              T:                1:00-2:00pm in Franklin House, Room 200
              F:                11:00am-12:00pm in Franklin House, Room 200
              Other hours by appointment
              Zoom Link:  https://millersville.zoom.us/j/2946295508
              Meeting ID:  294 629 5508

Beth/Franklin House:

              MTWRF:             8:30am-12:00pm 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


Jess Hetrick/Appointments available upon request
              Contact Jess at jmhetri1@millersville.edu for an appointment.
Brenna Chernich/Appointments available upon request
              Contact Brenna at bgcherni@millersville.edu for an appointment. 


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 

Jess & Brenna:  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 University College 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 University College provides services, resources, and experiences to support a student’s pathway to success.