Barrett, the Honors College at the Polytechnic campus provides an elevated academic experience that builds on the Polytechnic philosophy of “learning by doing.” This nationally-ranked Honors College creates a personable living-learning community of top students who are given special opportunities to reach their life-goals.
Along with ensuring that Barrett students have every opportunity to achieve academic success across the disciplines, a new residential hall that houses Barrett freshmen provides the perfect space to experience “a community of scholars.” Private space, entrepreneurial space, state of the art labs and alliances with local, national and international businesses seek to provide Barrett students with the practical and applied skills, and the theoretical knowledge necessary to exist and compete in the global, real-world marketplace.
Barrett Poly students welcomed Barrett Dean Mark Jacobs to the campus in October.
Being a part of the Barrett club at Poly has been an extremely enriching experience. Not only do doors and opportunities open for me that would have never been possible otherwise, I have also found at Barrett-Poly an awesome support and friend group. The faculty are friendly and helpful and the students are, if possible, even more so.
Barrett Poly Freshmen will move into Century Hall during special evening hours!
The Barrett Poly retreat is a fun weekend full of information and making new friends in the honors college!
Barrett freshmen and their families from all campuses will be gathering at the Fall Assembly in Tempe. This is a fun and informative start to students’ honors careers.
Honors students at Arizona State University’s Polytechnic Campus will have a larger and improved place to see advisors, study and meet, with the opening of a new Barrett Honors College space on the campus in September. A grand opening reception for the new Barrett Polytechnic suite will be held from 10 a.m. to noon, Thursday, [...]
Barrett Honors College students Kathy Peach and Ashley Yost have teamed up to produce a children’s book focusing on the power of believing in yourself and the roles of friendship and self-sufficiency in overcoming hardship. The book, titled The Tiniest Tumbleweed, features two main characters – a small tumbleweed and an equally-small house sparrow – [...]SEE ALL NEWS STORIES