The Honors College at the University of Oklahoma provides a supportive and challenging academic program for intellectually motivated undergraduate students. The Honors College offers an enriching interdisciplinary curriculum through its diverse programs and supports students in a full range of academic pursuits. Carefully designed small classes, a collegial environment, and close advising prepare students for advanced study leading to the bachelor of arts, bachelor of science, or any other bachelors degree offered at the University. The Honors College at the University of Oklahoma seeks to inspire students to a lifetime of broad intellectual curiosity and continuing self-sustained inquiry and personal growth.
Incoming Freshmen Requirements
Freshmen entering the University of Oklahoma are eligible to apply to the Honors College if they have a composite ACT of 30 or higher or they have a SAT total of 1360 or higher and they rank among the top 10% of graduates in their high school class or have a high school grade point average of 3.75.
The deadline to apply to the Honors College for priority consideration is January 15. Incoming freshmen should make sure to complete their OU application with all their materials by December 15. This allows time to be admitted to the university and apply to the Honors College. Applications received after the priority consideration deadline of January 15 will be considered on a space-available basis.
Transfer Students Requirements
Transfer students who enroll at the University of Oklahoma with 15 or more college credit hours with a cumulative grade point average of 3.40 or higher are eligible to apply.
*All students must be fully admitted to OU before their Honors College application will be processed.