How to Apply


honors student

The deadline for applying to the Honors College for fall 2014 is June 6. Applications received after June 6 will be reviewed after July 31.

The Honors College welcomes applications from new freshmen and from transfer and continuing UNT students.

 Freshman applicants be sure to upload a sample of your written work which demonstrates your ability to communicate effectively when submitting your application. You are welcome to submit a paper prepared for class, such as a book review, essay, or research paper. 


Freshman applicants must submit the following:

  • A completed application form online
  • A previously submitted copy of your high school transcript, along with transcripts for all college work completed, to the UNT Admissions Office
  • A sample of your written work, which could be a paper you prepared for class, an essay, or any other piece of writing that demonstrates your ability to communicate effectively


Transfer and continuing students 


Current UNT students or transfer students must submit the following:

The Honors College accepts applications continuously. It takes approximately three weeks to process completed applications and respond to the applicant by regular mail. If you apply to UNT simultaneously, it may take a little longer while we wait to access your transcript(s).

Thank you for your interest in Honors College membership.

The Honors College provides the Honors student at a time.