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Admission After Freshman Year

Current U of M-Twin Cities and transfer students are accepted into the University Honors Program every fall semester on a space-available basis.

Eligibility Requirements

In order for your application to be considered, you must have:

  • a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5
  • a history of strong performance in major and prerequisite coursework
  • a planned graduation date of spring 2017 or later*

*Students planning to graduate before spring 2017 should call to schedule an appointment with a program Associate Director to discuss whether or not graduation with Latin Honors is a viable option. Please note: a minimum of 60 UMTC residency credits are required to graduate with Latin Honors.

Please note that admission is highly competitive. The mean GPA for students admitted to the program is typically 3.85. Admitted students have also demonstrated a strong interest in research, scholarship, or artistic activity.

Information Sessions

  • Wednesday, January 21, 2015, 11:15am, 240 Northrop
  • Friday, January 23, 2015, 3:30pm, 240 Northrop

Apply for Admission

Download the application for fall 2015 admission

Application instructions

Though your web browser may appear to display the PDF properly, you must download the file to your hard drive and use Adobe Acrobat Reader to complete the form. Once completed, you may either print or save your completed application form.

Application Deadlines

Current U of M–Twin Cities students: January 30, 2015
Priority deadline for transfer students: March 2, 2015
Final deadline for transfer students: June 1, 2015

Current U of M–Twin Cities students will be notified of their admission decision by early March 2015.

Interested transfer students are encouraged to apply prior to receiving notice of admission to the U of M-Twin Cities campus. University Honors Program admission decisions will be sent following Twin Cities campus decisions.


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