Honors Courses

  • For a complete list, use the CUNY First Schedule of Classes and select course attribute “campus Honors course'” OR indicate the Course Number contains H.  See how on finding Honors classes.
  • Non-Honors students with a 3.5 GPA may register for an Honors course in CUNY first  if a space is available without special permission from Honors; non-Honors students with a 3.4 GPA may request special permission for an available class from Hannah Fatemi or Douglas Medina. (See ALSO, joining Honors as a Provost’s Scholar).

WIR title boxHarman Writer-in-Residence Program–Fall 2018

Playwriting: An Introduction (JRN 3630, JRN 3630H / THE 3052, THE 3052H), Wednesdays: 2:30-5:25 p.m., with visiting writer, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins.

To participate in the Harman Writer-In-Residence Program: Applications required, apply early! 

Questions?  Contact Prof. Bridgett Davis.

Feit title boxFeit Interdisciplinary Seminars* Fall 2018

Prerequisite: ENG 2150, junior or senior standing, 6 credits in the humanities (preferably a base course in each of the disciplines of the course), a minimum 3.4 grade point average, and permission of the director of the Feit Seminar Program. To request permission, email Prof. Michael Staub, Director, Feit Interdisciplinary Seminar Program.

Feit Seminar courses:

IDC 4050H Date/Time Professors
Language, Identity, and Social Media Thursday 2:30-5:25


Brooke Schreiber, English

Allison Hahn, Communication Studies

“New” Energy and Journalism Tuesdays, 11:10-2:05


Christopher Hallowell Journalism

David Gruber, Dept. of Natural Sciences (Environmental Science)

featured title boxSpecial Honors Electives Fall 2018
For the complete list of ‘H’ Courses, use the CUNY First Schedule of Classes and indicate the Course Number contains H

Featured Fall 2018 Courses:

  • JRN 2500H The Individual and the News in the Information Age, instructor Joshua Mills
  • JRN 3050H Journalistic Writing, instructor Lindsay Armstrong
  • JRN 3615H Sudden Fiction – Crafting Short Short Stories, instructor Bridgett Davis

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First Year Honors Seminar: FYS 1000 H
for new Honors scholars

Macaulay Honors College Courses


Request to Contract Honors for a course (by special exception, for liberal arts and public affairs students)