Honors College Application for New UW Students

You will be automatically be considered for admission to the University of Wyoming Honors College based on your completed General Application. The Honors College is a unique set of opportunities for academically able and ambitious undergraduates. Those opportunities include innovative courses taught by award-winning faculty, special scholarships, off-campus study around the nation and the world, and more!

Freshman applicants must meet at least one of the following criteria: a composite ACT score of 27, or a combined verbal and quantitative SAT score of 1280, or a high school GPA of 3.7. If you do not meet these qualifications and would still like to be considered, please contact us at honors@uwyo.edu.

The Honors College also welcomes new transfer students with an overall college GPA of 3.25.

Your application to the Honors College will also serve as your application for one of the College’s many merit scholarships.

Students admitted into the Honors College who are College of Engineering majors will automatically be accepted as Honors Engineering students.