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.

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.

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.