A Community of highly motivated students and faculty.
A Conversation about ideas and the world.
A Commitment to reaching new levels of achievement.
A Challenge that extends your horizons in unexpected ways.
Honors College enriches the education of exceptional students at Hofstra inside the classroom and beyond. We promote intellectual engagement, creativity, conversation, leadership, civic responsibility and global reach. In short, we serve and challenge RHC students in ways that radiate throughout the entire Hofstra community and beyond.
The RHC Student
Who Are You?
You have drive, talent and creativity. You wish to enrich your experience in college in the classroom and beyond. You are looking for a community of peers from different disciplines who will challenge your mind and help you grow in all sorts of unexpected ways.
Honors College Student Experience
The educational experience of a Rabinowitz Honors College student takes place in the classroom, through enriched work and programs, and outside the classroom via on and off campus activities as well as service and civic engagement projects in the larger community.
The goal of honors work is greater learning and intellectual satisfaction for both the student and the instructor.Explore Academic Life in RHC
The RHC Community is designed to enrich every aspect of your life at Hofstra, while also serving as a launching pad for a rewarding and successful future after college.Explore Community Life in RHC
Rabinowitz Honors College Events
Honors College Students are given many opportunities each semester to take part in wide ranging events such as Broadway plays, kayaking, community building exercises, and more.
Research Assistants Program
Research Assistants Gain Career Skills
Twenty undergraduate students were selected this semester to work as paid research assistants on faculty projects in disciplines as diverse as engineering, sociology, chemistry, management, and speech-language-hearing sciences.
Culture and Expression
Culture and Expression consists of two yearlong, team-taught courses designed by a hand-picked team of Hofstra's distinguished full-time faculty.
About Honors College
The Stuart and Nancy Rabinowitz Honors College enriches the education of exceptional students at Hofstra inside the classroom and beyond. We promote intellectual engagement, creativity, conversation, leadership, civic responsibility and global reach. In short, we serve and challenge RHC students in ways that radiate throughout the entire Hofstra community and beyond.
Learn More About the Rabinowitz Honors College
We are located on the second floor of Axinn Library. Our address is:
Stuart and Nancy Rabinowitz Honors College
243 East Library Wing
123 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
The RHC Dean's offices may be reached in the following ways: