Honors Program

Getting in touch with us


Have a question about Honors?  Take these steps for the best results:

  1. Read the website for answers to the question, "What is Tech Honors?"  
  2. If you can't find what you want on the website, check the list below to ensure that you write or call the right person.
  3. If you are looking for a scholarship, please consult the Office of Scholarships for assistance.

For basic procedural questions: Where do I turn this in? What is the deadline for that?  Who should I talk to about X? Where do I look for..? For information and referral of this kind, contact:

Ms. Liz Sheets, Administrative Associate 3      lasheets@tntech.edu

TJ Farr 204B from 8 am-12 noon and 1 pm-4:30, Monday through Friday.   931-372-3797

If you are currently a FIRST- or SECOND-YEAR HONORS STUDENT with questions: Our GA is available during the academic year on a walk-in basis especially for your individualized planning of your Honors path, preparing for an Honors contract, learning about other ways to earn Honors credit in the future, or finding answers to other questions.  Contact:

Mrs. Tatiana Bauer, Graduate Assistant         sw-tmtumminell@tntech.edu

TJ Farr 201B. Fall semester only; hours will be posted.  931-372-3707

 If you have questions about HPEO AND HAS and related activities, start by reading the HPEO section of this website. Further questions (and just about any questions related to student experiences in Honors!) can be addressed to:

Mrs. Lindsey Roberts, Coordinator               lrroberts@tntech.edu 

TJ Farr 201C Tuesdays and Thursdays.  931-372-3707

For questions about HONORS HOUSING and BIG SIBS or related co-curricular opportunities such as our Honors student organization, ASG:

Dr. Shannon Strahan, Coordinator                sstrahan@tntech.edu

TJ Farr 201C Tuesdays and Fridays.  931-372-3707

For faculty, alumni, current students, and others who want to collaborate with Honors, develop a class, workshop, or other Honors-related activities; and to learn about nationally competitive undergraduate fellowships, please contact:

Dr. Rita Barnes, Honors Director                    ritabarnes@tntech.edu  

For an appointment, please e-mail three possible meeting times. TJ Farr  204C (in the Honors Office)   931-372-3797


honors@tntech.edu    Box 5124, Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, TN 38505    

Tel.931-372-3797         FAX 931-372-6206

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