Financial Aid

Honors Program (Incoming Freshmen)

Amount: Generous scholarships renewable for up to eight semesters.

Number of Scholarships: 40 Incoming Freshmen Scholarships

Admission to Honors is highly competitive and involves a holistic review of each applicant. Students in Honors typically are in the top 10% of their class or have an ACT of 30 or an SAT of 1380.

Renewable: Yes, for a maximum of eight semesters and students must maintain at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA.

Incoming freshmen must attend CSU beginning the summer or fall following their high school graduation and must attend CSU full time.

Incoming freshmen applicants should apply midway through their senior year of high school.  Deadline for submission of the Honors Program application for incoming freshmen is January 15th.  Please visit the Mandel Honors College website for more information and to apply: