Invitations to the program are extended to entering freshmen that have combined SAT scores of 1200 or above in Reading and Mathematics and are in the top 10 percent of their high school class. Other motivated, interested freshmen and currently enrolled students are encouraged to apply for admission to the Director of the University Honors College. The Honors College accepts applications for admission until the freshman class is filled. Due to the competitiveness of the program, the freshman class is often filled by April 1st of each year. Prospective students are encouraged to telephone the Honors College office at 717-872-3571 to inquire about remaining spots available for the Fall.
Admission Directly From High School
Incoming freshmen are actively recruited to the Honors College if they have SAT scores of 1200 or higher and are in the top ten percent of their high school class. The Honors College does encourage, after acceptance by MU, incoming freshmen who do not meet the above criteria but who are interested in developing their potential to apply for admission.
Admission After Completing One Semester at Millersville University
Millersville University students may apply to the Honors College if they have successfully completed a minimum of 15 credits and are recommended by a MU faculty member.
Transfer Student Admission
Transfer students may apply to the Honors College after being accepted to Millersville University. All students with a 3.35 GPA or permission of the instructor may enroll in Honors courses at Millersville University regardless of their Honors status.
To remain in good standing in the Honors College, students must maintain a GPA of at least 3.0 overall in the freshman and sophomore years, 3.25 overall in the junior and senior years, and must have 3.35 GPA overall in Honors coursework at graduation.