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Tiffany Lanoix

Transfer Honors Program Director

(310) 287-7279

GC 380K


HOURS:

Mondays 9:30-11am

Tuesdays 1-2:30pm

Thursdays 11:30-2:30 & by appointment

transferhonors@wlac.edu

 

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Welcome to the Transfer Honors Program (THP) website! The THP provides students with the opportunity to earn honors credits for courses and students who complete our program recieve priority admission consideration to selected four-year institutions including University of California at Los Angeles, Irvine, Riverside, Santa Cruz, CSU Fullerton, Azusa Pacific Univ., LMU Pomona, Occidental, Chapman and other alliance institutions. Please scroll down for more information about our program including eligibility requirements, the application process and more!

WEST is a member of the Honors Transfer Council of California (HTCC) which provides a variety of events and support for our honor students.  For more information, click here.

 

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THP STUDENT INFORMATION SESSIONS - Fall 2017

Attend one of the information sessions listed below to learn about THP requirements, the application process, benefits and more! These sessions are appropriate for students who want to learn more about the THP as well as those who have recently been accepted into the program...view program flyer

Thurs., Sept 21..............11:00am-11:45am SSB 414

Mon., October 2............12:45pm-1:45pm  GC 230

 

Tues., November 7..........5:30pm-6:30pm GC 250

 

THP BROWN BAG LUNCHES - Fall 2017

Bring a lunch and join us for community building. Let’s chat about the THP, transfer and how we can best support THP students at WLAC. 

Tues., Sept 26...........................1:00pm-2:00pm SSB 350, Counseling Conference Room

Mon., Oct. 30............................1:00pm-2:00pm SSB 350, Counseling Conference Room

Tues., Dec. 5...............................5:30pm-6:30pm SSB 350, Counseling Conference Room


 

Selection Criteria Requirements

For continuing WEST student:

  • Be eligible for English 101
  • Completed 12 transferable college units
  • Min. GPA fo 3.2 or higher

For entry of High School Graduates:

  • Min. GPA 3.2
  • Eligible for English 101 by assessment or AP Scores

 

view Transfer Honors Information Sheet 

view Transfer Honors Online Application 

view Honors Contract Information Sheet

 

SUBMIT YOUR TRANSCRIPTS AND ESSAY to the front desk at the Counseling Office (SSB 350), THP Director Office (GC 380K), or via email to TransferHonors@WLAC.edu

Essay Prompt: In 500 words or less describe your academic experience thus far, your academic and professional goals for the future and why you would like to be a part of the Transfer Honors Program (THP) ...view the Essay Rubric


To Remain in the Honors Program

Students must do the following to remain in the program:

  • Complete English 101 within the first year of the program
  • Maintain at least 3.2 GPA in all transfer course work
  • Honors Courses must be completed w/an "A" or "B"
  • Enroll in at least 1 or 2 courses w/a Honors component per semester
  • Meet with Transfer Honors Counselor each semester
  • Complete min. 15 hours of documented Volunteer/Community Service
  • Attend 2 verified Transfer Workshops during the year
  • Meet with 2 University Representative on Campus during academic year

 

Verification Forms:


To Complete the Honors Program

Students must do the following to complete the program:

  • Complete a min. of 18 Transfer Honors units at WEST, consisting of 5 or 6 designated "Honors Courses"
  • Complete a 200 Level Math Course
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher in all course work
  • Complete and file an application for admissions to your intended transfer University when appropriate

HONORS CERTIFICATION ON COMPLETION OF ALL HONORS TRANSFER COURSES