High School Students

In order to apply for the Four-Year Honors Program, you will need the following:

  1. Completed University of Michigan-Flint undergraduate application.
  2. Completed Honors Program application (a writing sample is required).
    • Recommended GPA: 3.7 minimum
    • Recommended ACT: 27 minimum composite score
How We Select Applicants

When we select applicants, we take into consideration the following factors:

  • Grade point average, ACT scores, and rank in graduating class.
  • Seriousness of curriculum and courses in high school.
  • Seriousness of purpose, self-motivation, and wide range of interests as revealed by personal statement or essay.
Final Decision
  • You will be notified by the Honors Program of the final decision regarding your application within two to three weeks.
  • If you are accepted, please register for one of the first five Freshman Orientation dates.

Complete the Honors Application 

International Students

In order to apply for the Honors Program, you will need the following:

  1. Completed University of Michigan-Flint international undergraduate student application.
  2. Completed Honors Program application (a writing sample is required).
    • Recommended TOEFL: 79 minimum
    • Recommended IELTS: 6.5 minimum
    • Recommended GPA: 3.7 minimum
    • SAT Reading: 496 minimum
    • SAT Math: 514 minimum
    • SAT Writing: 488 minimum
How We Select Applicants

When we select applicants, we take into consideration the following factors:

  • Grade point average, SAT scores, and rank in graduating class.
  • Seriousness of curriculum and courses in high school.
  • Seriousness of purpose, self-motivation, and wide range of interests as revealed by personal statement or essay.
Final Decision
  • You will be notified by the Honors Program of the final decision regarding your application within two to three weeks.
  • If you are accepted, please register for one of the first five Freshman Orientation dates.

Complete the Honors Application for International Students

Transfer Students

We admit a small number of students each year into the Two-Year Junior/Senior Transfer Program on a competitive basis.

Eligible students include:
  • UM-Flint sophomores who were not previously in the Honors Program.
  • Transfer students from other colleges and universities.
In order to apply, you will need the following:
  1. Completed University of Michigan-Flint transfer student application if transferring from outside UM-Flint.
  2. Completed Honors Program application (a writing sample is required).
    • Recommended GPA: 3.7 minimum
  3. Transcript if transferring from outside UM-Flint.
Final Decision

You will be notified by the Honors Program of the final decision regarding your application within two to three weeks.