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 California State University, Fullerton

Honors Program



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Admission to Honors Program

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The University Honors Program offers freshmen an academically enriching experience, while at California State University, Fullerton. Students join a community of other high achieving students and have the opportunity to benefit from smaller classes, priority registration, and the support of staff and a Center committed to their success.

Admission Criteria

  • Achieve a 3.5 grade point average in college preparatory course work in grades 10, 11 and the first semester of your senior year in high school.
  • Complete the online application, including one essay, for the Honors Program.
  • Provide contact information (name, e-mail address and phone number) of one education professional who will submit an electronic recommendation.
  • Include a copy of your high school transcript with your application (unofficial transcript is acceptable)
  • Are committed to academic excellence, creativity, and critical thinking.