The Honors Program admits students as new freshmen, as well as current Illinois State students and transfer students. Learn more about the mission of the Honors Program.
Interested students can apply to the Honors Program after being admitted to Illinois State University.
The Honors Program application process is designed to attract a broad range of highly-motivated students with the potential for further success in their college careers and beyond.
“It wasn’t about what anyone wanted for us, but what we wanted for ourselves.”
-Jaylon Joyner, on Honors Program students’ motivation to excel in academics