As a Carnegie Foundation R1 institution, Wayne State is ranked among universities with "highest research activity"—one of only 10 such public universities in major U.S. cities. This means that our faculty are not only great teachers, but also academic leaders in their fields. Honors students have access to carefully selected faculty from across the university, who provide them with classroom instruction and mentoring relationships that have a lifelong impact.

Information for Wayne State faculty

There are many ways that faculty members can get involved with the Irvin D. Reid Honors College. Faculty members can assist students with completing their Honors Options, can serve as a faculty mentor on a thesis project, or can submit a proposal to teach a Honors seminar or service-learning course. If you have any questions about working with an Honors student, please contact us at (313) 577-3030.

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