Admission Requirements for High School Students

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

  1. Completed University of Michigan-Flint application.
  2. Completed Honors Program application.
    • Recommended GPA: 3.7 minimum
    • Recommended ACT: 27 minimum composite score
  3. Writing sample.
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.

Admission Requirements for International Students

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

  1. Completed University of Michigan-Flint international student application.
  2. Completed Honors Program application.
  • 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
  1. Writing sample.
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.

Admission Requirements for Transfer Students

We admit a small number of students each year into the 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 for the Junior/Senior Program, you will need the following:
  1. Completed University of Michigan-Flint application if transferring from outside UM-Flint.
  2. Completed Honors Program application.
    • Recommended GPA: 3.7 minimum
  3. Writing sample.
  4. Transcript.