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Sarah Shaw - Participation in the honors program has enriched my college experience.

Application for Membership


The Fall 2018 class is now full and we are not accepting applications at this time. Please 
contact us if you have questions.

Applications for Fall 2019 admission may be submitted beginning January 1, 2019.  Priority Deadline for fall membership: May 15, 2019

To qualify, entering freshmen must have an ACT composite score of 26 or higher OR a high school GPA of 3.5 or better. Students transferring from other colleges or ESU students who have completed at least one semester of college must have a GPA of 3.5 or better. 

Applicants must also write two short essays of about 300 words each. The first must describe what you hope to gain from participation in the Honors College and what you might contribute. The second should describe what being an agent of change for the common good means to you.

Members of the Honors College may apply to live on the Scholars Floor in the Residence Halls by contacting the Residential Life office.