A complete application for the Honors College includes:
Please indicate the semester for which you are applying:
Are you currently enrolled at the University of Houston?
Previously Completed Work
Please list all completed college-level work below, in reverse chronological order, using one entry per institution. Enter information regarding your currently enrolled coursework in the next table.
Are you currently taking college level courses?
If "Yes," College Work In Progress:
Please list all in-progress college-level work below, using one entry per institution.
NATIONAL MERIT CORPORATION COMPETITION
Have you been designated by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation or the National Achievement Program as one of the following?
If so, have you designated the University of Houston as your preferred institution with the National Merit Scholarship Corporation?
Have you completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)?
If you intend to apply for need-based grants or loans, you must file a FAFSA. FAFSA forms may be obtained after January 1st through your high school counselor or your may file the FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov/.
Do you plan to reside on campus in one of the Honors residence halls?
If you intend to reside on campus, you must complete a separate housing application. To request an application for University housing, please contact UH Housing Services at 713.743.6000. Out-of-state students should dial 800.247.7184. Completing this section does not constitute an application for housing.
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Honors College Application Submission Dates
Applications to the Honors College are accepted year-round. Late applications will automatically be considered for the following semester. Apply early, as the class may fill before the deadline.
December 1: Priority consideration application date for fall semester admission to both the Honors College and the University of Houston.
April 1: Deadline to apply for fall semester admission to the University of Houston and to the Honors College. Supporting documents deadline for fall semester admission.
December 1: Deadline to apply for spring semester admission. Supporting documents deadline for spring semester admission to the Honors College.
All applications should include the following:
If you have already sent transcripts and test scores to the Office of Admissions, it is not necessary to send a second copy to the Honors College; however, an unofficial transcript included with your supporting materials may expedite the processing of your application.
Submit your essay as an email attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org in one of the following formats: Text (.txt), Pages (.pages), Word Document (.doc), or Rich Text (.rtf). Ensure that your email has your full name and your date of birth in the subject line.
Submit your list of interests and activities in Text (.txt) format by cutting and pasting into the box below.
Your application for admission cannot be reviewed until we receive all of your supplementary application materials. Please mail your supporting documents to:
THE HONORS COLLEGE Attn.: Admissions Counselor University of Houston 212 MD Anderson Library Houston, TX 77204-2001
By submitting this application, you agree that the information you have provided is complete and accurate to the best of your knowledge.
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