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Admission After Freshman Year

Current U of M-Twin Cities and transfer students are accepted into the University Honors Program every fall semester on a space-available basis.

Eligibility Requirements

In order for your application to be considered, you must have:

  • a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5
  • a history of strong performance in major and prerequisite coursework
  • a planned graduation date of spring 2020 or later (for students admitted fall 2018)*

Please note that admission is highly competitive. The mean GPA for students admitted to the program is typically 3.85. Admitted students have also demonstrated a strong interest in research, scholarship, or artistic activity.

Admissions Information

  • Fall 2017 admission is closed. The application for Fall 2018 admission will be posted here in mid-October 2017. As the fall semester progresses, we will schedule information sessions for students interested in learning more about post-freshman admission to the University Honors Program.
  • If you have any questions regarding your Admissions decision, please contact the University Honors Program at no later than two weeks following notification of your decision.


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