Incoming First-Year Students
Admission to the Honors College is by invitation. The invitation comes with your Financial Aid package which is mailed to students after receipt of their completed application.
Incoming first-year students who have applied and been accepted to Marshall University, who have a composite ACT score of 26 or higher (1240 new SAT total score or 1170 SAT combined critical reading and mathematics prior to March 16, 2017) from a single test date (no superscoring) and a high school grade point average of at least 3.50 will be invited to join the Honors College. The above requirements must be achieved and reported before May 1 of the admission year.
Transfer students from other four-year honors colleges or programs with no more than 30 credits may petition the Dean for admission. Please inquire to: