Savor the irony: Turning off your critical intellect makes you a “smart puppy.”
This is a fantastic opportunity, with tuition, materials, housing, food, even (where needed) airfare paid for.
“Oh, Michael Behe happens to be a Catholic, therefore we don’t have listen to him on the science.” Well that’s poppycock.
Knowing who you are, where you came from, is a central purpose of education, and frankly not only in the humanities but in biology.
At most colleges and universities, perhaps including the one you yourself attend, research and teaching about intelligent design is forbidden science.