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Current TCU and Transfer Students Can Join Honors

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Current & Transfer Student Criteria

  • Complete a minimum of 12 graded hours at TCU
  • Earn a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher at TCU
  • Applicants need to have a minimum of two or more semesters remaining before graduation after being admitted to the Honors College.

Fall 2023 (to enter in Spring 2024) Information

Students interested in joining the Honors College are highly encouraged to attend one of the Honors Interest Sessions held in September and October. During these sessions, students will learn about the expectations and curriculum of the Honors College. This information will help students think about how Honors might fit into their degree plan. If accepted to the Honors College, students will be required to enroll in an Honors course for the spring 2024 term. Please see the complete timeline below.

Attending one of the in-person sessions is highly recommended for all interested students. If you would like to attend a session but these conflict with your class schedule, please email

30-minute interest sessions will be held in-person during the following times:

Honors Interest Session 1 Monday, September 25, 2023 at 9:00 AM, Moudy North 141
Honors Interest Session 2 Tuesday, October 3, 2023 at 9:30 AM, Scharbauer 2011
Honors Interest Session 3 Thursday, October 12, 2023 at 3:30 PM, Moudy North 141
Honors Interest Session 4 Friday, October 20, 2023 at 3:00 PM, Moudy North 141

Important Dates/Deadlines for Current TCU Students & Transfer Applicants

Friday, September 29, 2023, 8:00 AM Honors application and video link go live.
Friday, October 27, 2023 Honors applications due by 11:59 PM.
Late applications will not be accepted for any reason. 
Friday, January 12, 2024 Admission decisions sent to students.
Monday, January 22, 2024 Deadline to accept Honors invitation and enroll
in an Honors course.
January 22, 2024 - February 9, 2024 All accepted students must make an appointment with 
their Honors academic advisor during this period.