Roanoke College

How to Apply to the Honors Program


Each year, Roanoke invites about 45 incoming freshmen and first-term sophomores, including international students, to join the Honors Program. Having demonstrated excellent academic performance, extracurricular interests and leadership abilities, these talented students engage in a rich and rewarding experience involving unique curricular and co-curricular programs.

Steps in Applying (for incoming freshmen)

1. Complete the admissions application by the appropriate date or earlier.

2. Complete the Honors application at the earliest date possible-preferably by the end of January.

3. When you receive your invitation to join the program, secure your place in the program by making a deposit to Roanoke and accepting the invitation. Invitations are awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis to qualified students.

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