Skip to main content
Skip to main content

Mahurin Honors College at WKU



HonorsToppers are ambassadors to the Honors College at WKU. We help recruit new students, welcome each incoming Honors class and are active members of the community.

The HonorsToppers are made up of between 20 and 30 sophomores, juniors and seniors representing all academic disciplines.

What we do:

  • Recruitment
  • Tours
  • High School Visits
  • Focus on WKU
  • Honors tailgating
  • Open Houses
  • Info Sessions
  • ATP
  • Honors Events
  • Picnic with the President
  • BBQ with the Professors
  • HonorsToppers are traditionally a presence at H4


Big Red's Trivia Bowl

Big Red’s Trivia Bowl is an annual event hosted by the HonorsToppers to raise money for a charity. Teams pay to compete in a tournament style trivia competition held in March. Check back closer to March for information on this year’s competition.


Application Process

Applications come out every year in the middle of the Spring Semester.

The competitive application process consists of:

  • Application
  • Essays
  • Recommendations
  • Interview
  • Notification


Eligibility to Apply

You must be in good standing in the Honors College and at least in your second semester of your freshman year.

Note: documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) require Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view,
download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Note: documents in Excel format (XLS) require Microsoft Viewer,
download excel.

Note: documents in Word format (DOC) require Microsoft Viewer,
download word.

Note: documents in Powerpoint format (PPT) require Microsoft Viewer,
download powerpoint.

Note: documents in Quicktime Movie format [MOV] require Apple Quicktime,
download quicktime.

 Last Modified 4/12/17