Future Students

Apply to the Honors College*

*Must first apply and be admitted to BGSU before starting the BGSU Honors application.

Apply to the Honors Learning Community

Note: Admission into the Honors College does not guaratee a spot in the Honors Learning Community.

Success Stories

BGSU Honors student to enter competitive sales arena

Derwin Pritchett has a love for sports. He originally became aware of Bowling Green State University through its acclaimed sport management program. The Maryland native visited both BGSU and the University of Michigan before finally deciding to become a Falcon.

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BGSU allows Elle Fullenkamp to grow beyond limitations of her small hometown

Although education was her major, that was just one part of the journey Elle Fullenkamp made through her years at Bowling Green State University. Student organizations, including the Vagina Monologues, Queer/Trans Student Union and Task Force on Sexual Assault, rounded out her academic career.

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Quinn Eberhard, 2019/2020 Hoskins Global Scholar

The Hoskins Global Scholarship enabled Quinn Eberhard, a junior in Honors College and the College of Arts and Sciences, to develop an algorithm, or set of rules, so scientists worldwide could make faster progress in their research.

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"BGSU is an easy place to become the best version of yourself...I feel like a better person because I have been exposed to different people and experiences.  There is a place for everyone here at BGSU, and if you don't find it you can create it."

- Marjorie Williams '16

Honors College Basics

  • 20% of your courses will be Honors Courses
  • Over 60 Honors courses are offered each semester
  • Honors courses have a limit of 25 students in each class
  • 95% of surveyed Honors students felt that most faculty at BGSU were friendly and helpful
  • Courses focus on critical thinking
  • 11 student organizations specific to Honors                                 

Enchance your Honors College Experience

Contact Information

Honors College

024 Founders Hall

Updated: 02/09/2024 03:09PM