The Honors College invites all New freshmen and Transfer students who have been accepted to the University of West Georgia through General Admissions to apply for the Honors College based on the below listed Eligibility Requirements. Students interested in applying for admission to the Honors College should fill out the appropriate application after they have been accepted to the University of West Georgia.

Incoming Freshmen - Apply Now!

A high school graduate who wishes to be considered for the Honors College must meet two of the following five minimum criteria (includes the Revised SAT (RSAT) scores:

  • 3.5 High School GPA
  • 1250 RSAT Composite/ Or 26 ACT Composite
  • 35 RSAT Reading/ Or 28 ACT English
  • 670 RSAT Math/ Or 28 ACT Math
  • 33 RSAT Writing & Language/ Or 26 ACT ELA

SAT Scores for tests prior to March 5, 2016 will be converted to the Redesigned SAT scores based on the conversion table at sat.org/concordance.

*New Freshmen who are non-traditional applicants and therefore may not have any current SAT or ACT scores must wait and apply for the Honors College as a Continuing UWG student (See requirements below).

Transfer Applicants - Apply Now!

A Transfer student who wishes to be considered for the Honors College must meet the following minimum criteria:

  • 3.2 Transfer GPA
  • 15 college credit hours earned

Transfer students who completed Honors coursework at other Honors Programs or Colleges may be eligible to have those Transfer Honors credits used for their UWG Honors College graduation requirements.

Continuing UWG Students - Apply Now!

A current University of West Georgia student who wishes to be considered for the Honors College must meet the following minimum criteria:

  • 3.2 Overall GPA
  • 15 college credit hours earned

Current UWG students are encouraged to apply to the Honors College before completion of 60 credit hours in order to complete the Honors College graduation requirements.