Future Students

To be considered for the Honors College all students must submit a complete application.  The application is online for incoming freshmen and it is available below for continuing/transfer students. The complete application includes test scores, GPA, advanced high school and college coursework (if applicable), and extracurricular experience. The Honors College application is only available online for incoming students. If you do not have access to a computer, please call the Honors College at 419-372-8504 and we can send you a paper application.

The Honors College has three applications:

  • Incoming freshman application - The application for Fall 2018 is now open.
    • An incoming freshman is a graduating high school senior attending BGSU in the Fall.
  • Continuing student application - Current students can apply at any time; however, we can not make a decision until students have a BGSU grade point average (GPA).
    • A continuing student has completed at least one semester at BGSU. Freshmen can apply in Fall.
    • Please log into OrgSync with your myBGSU username and password.
  • Transfer student application - Transfer students can apply at any time; however, we can not make an admissions decision until students have a college / university grade point average (GPA). For more information, please contact the Honors College.
    • A transfer student has completed at least one semester at another college or university.

Meet our Ambassadors

The Honors College is fortunate to have some amazing student ambassadors who help with outreach to prospective students and their families. Learn more about them here.


Honors College Ambassadors

Watch an Honors Course

Click here to watch a recording of HNRS 2020 and download the document below for additional information about the class content or check out the syllabus for the class.