Application Checklist

To apply to the Honors College at FIU, please complete an online application with all of the appropriate documents listed below. If you have the documents below ready, please click here, to get started.

Incoming Freshmen*

  • 3.5 weighted GPA
  • 1850 SAT or 28 ACT
  • 500 word essay (choose 1 of the 3 options)
  • 300 word personal statement “Why I want to join the Honors College”
  • Completed Honors College Application
  • Résumé

Transfer Students

  • 3.3 college GPA
  • 500 word essay (choose 1 of the 3 options)
  • 300 word personal statement “Why I want to join the Honors College”
  • Official transcript from previous institution
  • Completed Honors College Application
  • Résumé

Current FIU Students

  • 3.3 FIU GPA
  • 500 word essay (choose 1 of the 3 options)
  • 300 word personal statement “Why I want to join the Honors College”
  • Completed Honors College Application
  • Résumé

*If you received an invitation to join the Honors College with your Presidential Scholarship or Ambassador Scholarship, confirm your acceptance to the Honors College by clicking here (available soon). Failure to respond to an Automatic Admission invitation is the same as not accepting the invitation.

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