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How to Join

To join the Honors Program , you must successfully complete HON 101: Honors Colloquium with a grade of B or better

To enroll in the Honors Colloquium or any honors (HC) course, you must:

  • Have completed at least 12 college credits in courses numbered 100 or higher with a GPA of at least 3.5 or better
  • If you are an incoming freshman with less than 12 college credits, you need to have maintained at least a 3.5 GPA at an accredited high school, scored 6-8 on the writing placement test, or tested into MAT 189 on the math placement test
  • If you are a transfer student with at least 12 college credits, you need to have maintained at least a 3.5 GPA at your previous institution.  If you are a transfer student and have not completed 12 college credits, the incoming freshman rules apply

Important note: You do not need to take HON or HC classes to participate in the Honors Club or PTK.