Honors Online Application

Admission and Eligibility

We welcome your application to the Honors College.  Students applying to the Honors College benefit from many opportunities including:

  • Priority registration
  • Seminar and Interdisciplinary courses and activities
  • Undergraduate research and experiential learning
  • Honors housing in Reade Hall
  • Study abroad and exchange with international partners
  • Honors scholarship and stipends

Incoming freshman must meet the following requirements for admission into the Honors College:

  • High School GPA of 3.5 in college preparatory classes
  • Writing sample of past academic achievement and /or honors activities
  • Letter of recommendation from a teacher or academic advisor
  • SAT and/or ACT scores 

Current students may apply to the Honors College after completing 15 hours with a GPA of 3.5 or higher.

Transfer students must also have a 3.5 GPA and also submit a letter of recommendation from a previous instructor/professor.

Applications will be accepted until August 1st for the Fall enrollment and December 15th for the Spring enrollment.  Submission of an application is not a guarantee of acceptance into the Honors College.  Applicants will be contacted for official acceptance after a review of the application criteria

  • Student Information
  • Incoming Freshmen: (fill out only if you are an incoming freshman)
  • Transfer Students:  (fill out only if you are a transfer student)


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