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Benefits of Joining Honors

The Honors College provides a challenging and rewarding experience for academically excellent Boise State students. Here’s what you’ll gain as an Honors student:

  • Small classes of 25 or fewer studentsStudents outside Driscoll Hall
  • Priority registration each semester
  • Consideration for a variety of competitive, Honors-specific scholarships
  • Close contact with faculty
  • Specialized seminar classes with travel opportunities
  • Individualized attention of a small college
  • Co-curricular activities ranging from white water rafting trips to concerts and plays
  • Meetings with business leaders, ambassadors, and world-renowned speakers

What does it take to apply?

  • 3.5 cumulative GPA
  • Strong performance on SAT/ACT tests
  • A 500-word essay that answers two application questions
  • A detailed resume listing your extra-curricular experiences, leadership roles, service activities, and achievements

Honors students in front of StonehengeHonors Admissions Information

Submit all materials by February 15, 2017 for 2017-18 Honors scholarship consideration (other Boise State scholarships may have earlier deadlines) or by June 1, 2017 for general fall enrollment.