Application Form for First-Time Freshmen

Admission to the Honors College is open to students who have exceptional academic backgrounds and an interest in continued rigorous collegiate-level coursework. Prospective students should complete the application for admission to the university as well as Honors College documents. Acceptance into the Honors College is based upon certain criteria.

 

Targeted Profile of Honors Recruits for 2020-2021

An ACT of 23 or higher or an SAT (ERW+Math) of 1100 or higher, combined with a GPA of 3.5 or higher.

All applicants must submit (a) a complete application electronically, (b) copies of their transcripts, and (c) a 700-word essay (approximately 2 to 3 pages, with a central thesis and strong supporting details) in which they respond to the question, "Why do I wish to enroll in the Honors College and what can I contribute to the program?"

High school seniors also must sub­mit (d) copies of their SAT and/or ACT score reports, and (e) three letters of support – on the school's letterhead – preferably from their teachers in English, mathematics and any science.

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CONTACT PERSON - MR. SHANDON P. NEAL, 713-313-1180