Admission to the Honors College is open to qualified freshmen, continuing students who demonstrate excellence after completing coursework at Kent State University, and transfer students who have demonstrated excellence at other institutions of higher education.
A new freshman is someone who has not attended any college, university, technical or proprietary school after graduation from high school. Students who have taken college coursework while in high school are also considered new freshmen.
For students who have completed or are currently completing at least one semester of coursework at Kent State University. This does not include students who completed college coursework at a Kent State University campus while in high school.
A transfer student is someone who was enrolled at another college, university, technical or proprietary school after high school prior to admission to Kent State University.