Future Students

Join us for Scholar Day on Friday, January 31st!

The Honors College and Office of Admissions invite you to attend Scholar Day, an event showcasing the many opportunities available at BGSU for top scholars.  The event will be hosted on Friday, January 31st from 9:00am - 2:00pm.

  • Connect with faculty, staff, and students to hear about unique academic and extracurricular opportunities available to Honors students at BGSU.
  • Participate in an Honors class experience.
  • Meet with representatives from the BGSU academic colleges as well as important student services like Residence Life, Financial Aid, and more.
  • Experience life at BGSU during a campus tour and tour of the Honors College Learning Community
  • While Scholar Day ends at 2 p.m., an optional campus tour will be offered at 2 p.m. and you are welcome to participate.

Space is limited to the first 100 students, so register today!

Register for Scholar Day

"BGSU is an easy place to become the best version of yourself...I feel like a better person because I have been exposed to different people and experiences.  There is a place for everyone here at BGSU, and if you don't find it you can create it."

- Marjorie Williams '16

Honors College Basics


  • 20% of your courses will be Honors Courses
  • Over 60 Honors courses are offered each semester
  • Honors courses have a limit of 25 students in each class
  • 95% of surveyed honors students felt that most faculty at BGSU were friendly and helpful
  • Courses focus on critical thinking
  • 11 student organizations specific to Honors
  • 78% of surveyed honors students participated in a social club, faternity, or sorority                                 



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Katrina Heilmeier - Recruiter
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