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Pathways: the Trinity curriculum

At Trinity University, students are challenged and supported in a community that encourages pathways to discovery. Inspiring critical thinking, curiosity, and interdisciplinary insight, the University is committed to ensuring that all Trinity undergraduate degrees represent a liberal arts and sciences education.

Pathways: the Trinity curriculum

Pathways has six curricular requirements that provide a foundation in the liberal arts and sciences for all bachelor's degrees awarded by Trinity University.

  • The First Year Experience
  • Approaches to Creation and Analysis
  • The Core Capacities
  • The Interdisciplinary Cluster
  • The Major
  • Fitness Education

Three optional curricular elements can further enrich a Trinity education.

  • Experiential Learning
  • Minors
  • A Second Major

Students are especially encouraged to include the experiential learning element in their curricula.

View a current list of courses approved to fulfill Pathways requirements.

Academic Integrity

Academic Honor Code

Trinity students are trusted and expected to be honest in their academic work. Trinity's student-initiated Academic Honor Code is a respected campus tradition that maintains the integrity of academic work. All first-year students sign a pledge to the Honor Code during Welcome Week as a symbol of their commitment to academic integrity.

Learn more about the Academic Honor Code→

Student Handbook

The Student Handbook can help answer some of your questions about University policies and academic integrity.

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