How to Apply:
- Apply to Abilene Christian University and gain admittance.
- Acquire two academic references using this reference form.
NOTE: There is no additional Honors application; we will use your general ACU application to determine exam scores and other necessary information.
Admission to the Honors College is competitive. Consideration will be given to the following:
- Entrance exam scores (ACT/SAT)
- High School GPA
- Class rank
- Other evidence of high aptitude and motivation, including academic accomplishments and extracurricular experiences as indicated on the university's application for admission
- A writing score from either the student's SAT or ACT
- A personal statement completed on the application for admission to the university
- Two academic references
March 1 is the deadline for admission to the Honors College and enrollment in Honors classes for the fall semester for incoming freshmen and transfer students. Any applications submitted after March 1 will be considered for Honors enrollment in the following spring semester.
Students who are currently enrolled at ACU or are transferring to ACU from another undergraduate institution may contact the Honors College for instructions to apply.