High School Students

Applying to the YSU Honors College helps us determine your eligibility for entrance into the program and also for scholarship awards. You qualify to apply if you have:

  • An overall GPA of at least 3.5.
  • ACT score of at least 26, or a score of at least 1260 on the new SAT (or a combined score of 1760 on the old SAT).

You must first apply to YSU and receive your Banner ID number before completing the Honors College application.

We'll send an email confirmation once your Honors College application has been received and processed.

Please note: We recommend using an Internet browser other than Google Chrome to complete this application.

Application for High School Students

Current and Transfer Students

If you're a current YSU student, you can apply for admission into the Honors College if you have:

  • At least 12 credit hours of college-level study.
  • A cumulative GPA of at least a 3.4. 

Transfer students must have:

  • At least 15 hours of college-level study accepted for credit at YSU.
  • A cumulative GPA of at least 3.4.

Application for Current / Transfer Students