Future Students

"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                                 

BGSU Honors Application for Fall 2020 will open on August 1, 2019

Hear from Current Honors Students


Lauryn Hulett '22 discusses being an introvert in discussion based Honors classes.


Sophia Llamas '22 talks about being nervous coming into the Honors College and getting involved on campus.


Carol Hall '21 opens up about her struggle whether or not to join Honors.