Applying to the Program

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Current Villanova students with a GPA of at least 3.50 may apply for admission into the Honors Program. You may find the application for current students below.  Please submit any applications to the Honors Office in Garey Hall 106 or by e-mail to  Honors students must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.33 and must take a minimum of one Honors course every third semester to remain active in the Program. 

Application Deadlines:


All current students: End of final examination period (Fall: December 20th, Spring: May 12th); decision made over semester recess, once final grades have been submitted. For first-semester freshmen students applying in the Fall, please leave GPA blank on the application.


Individual Honors courses are open to all Villanova students who have at least a 3.33 overall GPA or will bring a special expertise to the course, contingent upon class size limitations. Permission of the Director is required for students not in the Honors Program.  Please contact us if you wish to be registered for a class.

Prospective Villanova students, please see our Prospective and Incoming Student Information page for admission information.

Hear from our Students


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