High school seniors or graduates are all welcome to apply.
You can apply to the Honors College if you've already been admitted to SOU and you meet these minimum requirements:
The complete application includes:
According to many, social media is transforming the way we connect with people today, locally as well as globally. Do you agree? Using an example, write a short essay critically evaluating this assessment.
Identify some of the key characteristics that distinguish an Honors student from other students at a university. Critically evaluate and defend the characteristics you identify and why they are essential.
Does the educational system in America force students to choose between studying the arts and studying the sciences? If so, why do you think this is and how do you respond to having to make that choice?
Applications for fall 2014 are now being accepted. Applications will be reviewed by the Honor College Admissions Committee. If you're selected from the pool of applicants, you will be interviewed by the Honors College Admissions Committee prior to being accepted. Students wishing to apply to the Honors College after the deadline of February 15, 2014 should contact the Honors College Office to inquire about remaining openings in the program and possible wait-list status.