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

Automatic Admission:

  • Available for Freshmen Only
  • 4.0 weighted GPA, and
  • 1850 SAT or 28 ACT scores
  • Must apply at honors.fiu.edu/apply
  • No essay or resume required

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
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