Fall 2021 Incoming Freshmen

Incoming freshmen must meet the following criteria in order to apply for the Honors Program:

  • Be accepted to Walsh University by December 21st, 2020.
  • Cumulative GPA: 3.75 or higher
    • Test Optional Applicants: Your GPA will need to be a 3.75 after the recalculation of your GPA through the admission process for Walsh University. The Cumulative GPA of Test Optional Applicants will be recalculated to remove non-college prep coursework.
  • 25 ACT/1200 SAT – Composite or Super Score
    • If you are a test optional applicant, you will not submit a test score.

Upon meeting the above criteria, students must complete the following:

  • Honors Application – Students will receive an invitation via mail and email guiding them to the online Honors Application. Applications and additional documents must be submitted by January 4th, 2021.
  • Submit a resume through the online Honors Application
  • Complete a timed essay prompt before January 4th, 2021. Students will receive instructions on how to complete this once they submit their application.
  • Submit two Letters of Recommendation
    • Students can submit more than two letters
    • It is preferred to have letters come from core subject teachers
    • Letters of Recommendation will need to be emailed to honorsadmission@walsh.edu by the teacher, etc.
  • Interview
    • Students will interview with professors who are part of the Walsh University Honors Committee.
    • Interviews for incoming freshmen will take place on Saturday, January 23rd.
      • Students must have submitted their application and other documents by January 4th, 2021 in order to interview for the Honors Program.

Should you have any questions regarding the Honors Program Application Process, please feel free to contact the Office of Admissions at (800) 362-9846 or via email at honorsadmission@walsh.edu.