How to Apply

To apply you may either submit your application online, or download the Honors College Application Form and mail in.

Application Deadlines

Priority (Non-Binding) - December 15. Students applying by December 15 (postmark) will be given priority consideration for our top scholarships.

Regular: Students applying after December 15 will be considered for admission until the freshman and transfer classes are filled. Because there is limited space in the entering class and in the residence halls, students are strongly encouraged to apply as early as possible and to see that all supporting materials are submitted in a timely manner. All admitted students receive academic scholarships.

Special Types of Admission

International

Transfer

Early Admission/Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment

Checklist

  • Florida Atlantic University Undergraduate Admissions Application and supporting documentation go to:
    Florida Atlantic University
    Office of Undergraduate Admissions
    777 Glades Road, SU-80
    P.O. Box 3091
    Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991
  • Wilkes Honors College Application Form: submit online, or download, complete and mail in.
  • Resum outlining extracurricular activities, community involvement, work experience, honors and awards.
  • An optional graded writing sample (typed academic paper of at least 500 words).
  • Information may be mailed or sent as an attachment. Mail To:
    Wilkes Honors College Office of Admissions
    5353 Parkside Drive
    Jupiter, FL 33458
    E-Mail: hcadmissions@fau.edu

Honors College Online Application

To apply to the Wilkes Honors College online, students need to submit both an FAU Online Application and an Honors College Online Supplemental Application (the form below).

Click here for the FAU Online Application. Select one of the listed majors, or select "Undecided - Arts and Letters."

Thank you for your interest in the Wilkes Honors College at FAU. If you need any further assistance with the application process, please contact us at hcadmissions@fau.edu.

Honors College Online Supplemental Application

TYPE OF APPLICATION (INDICATE ONE)

Priority (Deadline of December 15): Students applying by December 15th will be given priority consideration for our top scholarships.
Regular: Students applying after December 15 will be considered for admission until the freshmen and transfer classes are filled. There is a limited space in the entering class and in the residence halls, students are strongly encouraged to apply as early as possible and to see that all supporting materials are submitted in a timely manner. All admitted students receive academic scholarships.

Term for which you are applying:

TYPE OF ADMISSION (INDICATE ONE)

Early Admission (Apply as a junior in high school)
Freshman
Transfer
Transfer w/FL AA

Are you interested in being considered for the WILKES MEDICAL SCHOLARS PROGRAM?
Minimum requirements include SAT score of 1350 (Critical Reading + Math), or ACT score of 31 and unweighted GPA of 3.75.
Further eligibility requirements and details are available online.

HOW DID YOU HEAR ABOUT THE HONORS COLLEGE?



PERSONAL INFORMATION

Last Name:
First Name:
Middle Name:
Street Address:
City:
State/Province:
Zip/Postal Code:
County:
Country (if non US)
Home Phone with Area Code:
Mobile Phone with Area Code:
School:
Date of Birth:
Gender:
Email address:*
Intended area of study:
* Providing the Honors College Admissions Office with your email address will enable us to communicate with you throughout the application process;
please keep a current and active email account on file with us. You can decline being contacted via email by not including your email address on this form.

ACADEMIC INFORMATION

Test Scores:
ACT: English
Math
Reading
Science Reasoning
Composite
Writing (Optional)
SAT: Critical Reading
Math
Writing
Total
Essay Subscore
Multiple Choice

Advanced Credit: What type of advanced credit courses have you taken as part of your academic career? Check all that apply.

Advanced International Certificate in Education (AICE)
Advanced Placement (AP)
Dual Enrollment
Honors
International Baccalaureate (IB)

What is your native language?  

What languages other than your native language have you studied in school?
Language:       Number of Years:   

Language:       Number of Years:   

Resumé

You may cut and paste into boxes below, or send your resumé separately to the Office of Admissions.
Email it as attachment to hcadmissions@fau.edu, fax it to 561-799-8533, or mail it to:
Wilkes Honors College at FAU
5353 Parkside Drive
Jupiter, FL 33458
Community service:
Extracurricular / Club Activities:
Employment:
Honors and awards:
Writing sample (optional): You may send an optional writing sample as an email attachment to hcadmissions@fau.edu, fax it to 561-799-8533,
or mail it to:
Wilkes Honors College at FAU
5353 Parkside Drive
Jupiter, FL 33458

Updated 03-02-2011

Transfer Admissions

The Honors College accepts applications from students wishing to transfer from 2-year or 4-year institutions. Admission decisions will be based on an applicant's qualifications and will be made on a space-available basis. An interview may be required. As a liberal arts and sciences college, the Honors College offers a variety of academic programs ranging from traditional disciplines like biology and mathematics to interdisciplinary areas such as Latin American Studies and Law and Society. Students are also able to design their own programs of study in consultation with faculty. For a detailed discussion of available academic programs as well as graduation requirements, see the section on Academics.

Priority is given for admission and scholarship awards to those applicants who apply early. See the section on How to Apply for application deadlines and for a detailed description of the process. It is important that applicants send all their transcripts (high school and college) and their standardized test scores (SAT/ACT) to Florida Atlantic University. All test scores and high school transcripts are optional for applicants with greater than 60 hours of college-level credit.

The Honors College functions as a real living-learning community, although, it is not required, transfered students with greater than 60 credits have the option to live on campus, all single Honors College students under the age of 24 are required to live on campus in our residence halls. For more information about Residential Living see the website section on Campus Life. Here you will also find descriptions of our recreational facilities, our dining hall, etc.

Transfer applicants are welcome to contact faculty members for more detailed information about the areas which they plan to study. Email addresses are available in the Faculty section of this website.

Updated 07/11/12

How to Apply

To apply you may either submit your application online, or download the Honors College Application Form and mail in.

Application Deadlines

Priority (Non-Binding) - December 15. Students applying by December 15 (postmark) will be given priority consideration for our top scholarships.

Regular: Students applying after December 15 will be considered for admission until the freshman and transfer classes are filled. Because there is limited space in the entering class and in the residence halls, students are strongly encouraged to apply as early as possible and to see that all supporting materials are submitted in a timely manner. All admitted students receive academic scholarships.

Special Types of Admission

International

Transfer

Early Admission/Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment

Checklist

  • Florida Atlantic University Undergraduate Admissions Application and supporting documentation go to:
    Florida Atlantic University
    Office of Undergraduate Admissions
    777 Glades Road, SU-80
    P.O. Box 3091
    Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991
  • Wilkes Honors College Application Form: submit online, or download, complete and mail in.
  • Resum outlining extracurricular activities, community involvement, work experience, honors and awards.
  • An optional graded writing sample (typed academic paper of at least 500 words).
  • Information may be mailed or sent as an attachment. Mail To:
    Wilkes Honors College Office of Admissions
    5353 Parkside Drive
    Jupiter, FL 33458
    E-Mail: hcadmissions@fau.edu

Honors College Online Application

To apply to the Wilkes Honors College online, students need to submit both an FAU Online Application and an Honors College Online Supplemental Application (the form below).

Click here for the FAU Online Application. Select one of the listed majors, or select "Undecided - Arts and Letters."

Thank you for your interest in the Wilkes Honors College at FAU. If you need any further assistance with the application process, please contact us at hcadmissions@fau.edu.

Honors College Online Supplemental Application

TYPE OF APPLICATION (INDICATE ONE)

Priority (Deadline of December 15): Students applying by December 15th will be given priority consideration for our top scholarships.
Regular: Students applying after December 15 will be considered for admission until the freshmen and transfer classes are filled. There is a limited space in the entering class and in the residence halls, students are strongly encouraged to apply as early as possible and to see that all supporting materials are submitted in a timely manner. All admitted students receive academic scholarships.

Term for which you are applying:

TYPE OF ADMISSION (INDICATE ONE)

Early Admission (Apply as a junior in high school)
Freshman
Transfer
Transfer w/FL AA

Are you interested in being considered for the WILKES MEDICAL SCHOLARS PROGRAM?
Minimum requirements include SAT score of 1350 (Critical Reading + Math), or ACT score of 31 and unweighted GPA of 3.75.
Further eligibility requirements and details are available online.

HOW DID YOU HEAR ABOUT THE HONORS COLLEGE?



PERSONAL INFORMATION

Last Name:
First Name:
Middle Name:
Street Address:
City:
State/Province:
Zip/Postal Code:
County:
Country (if non US)
Home Phone with Area Code:
Mobile Phone with Area Code:
School:
Date of Birth:
Gender:
Email address:*
Intended area of study:
* Providing the Honors College Admissions Office with your email address will enable us to communicate with you throughout the application process;
please keep a current and active email account on file with us. You can decline being contacted via email by not including your email address on this form.

ACADEMIC INFORMATION

Test Scores:
ACT: English
Math
Reading
Science Reasoning
Composite
Writing (Optional)
SAT: Critical Reading
Math
Writing
Total
Essay Subscore
Multiple Choice

Advanced Credit: What type of advanced credit courses have you taken as part of your academic career? Check all that apply.

Advanced International Certificate in Education (AICE)
Advanced Placement (AP)
Dual Enrollment
Honors
International Baccalaureate (IB)

What is your native language?  

What languages other than your native language have you studied in school?
Language:       Number of Years:   

Language:       Number of Years:   

Resumé

You may cut and paste into boxes below, or send your resumé separately to the Office of Admissions.
Email it as attachment to hcadmissions@fau.edu, fax it to 561-799-8533, or mail it to:
Wilkes Honors College at FAU
5353 Parkside Drive
Jupiter, FL 33458
Community service:
Extracurricular / Club Activities:
Employment:
Honors and awards:
Writing sample (optional): You may send an optional writing sample as an email attachment to hcadmissions@fau.edu, fax it to 561-799-8533,
or mail it to:
Wilkes Honors College at FAU
5353 Parkside Drive
Jupiter, FL 33458

Updated 03-02-2011

Transfer Admissions

The Honors College accepts applications from students wishing to transfer from 2-year or 4-year institutions. Admission decisions will be based on an applicant's qualifications and will be made on a space-available basis. An interview may be required. As a liberal arts and sciences college, the Honors College offers a variety of academic programs ranging from traditional disciplines like biology and mathematics to interdisciplinary areas such as Latin American Studies and Law and Society. Students are also able to design their own programs of study in consultation with faculty. For a detailed discussion of available academic programs as well as graduation requirements, see the section on Academics.

Priority is given for admission and scholarship awards to those applicants who apply early. See the section on How to Apply for application deadlines and for a detailed description of the process. It is important that applicants send all their transcripts (high school and college) and their standardized test scores (SAT/ACT) to Florida Atlantic University. All test scores and high school transcripts are optional for applicants with greater than 60 hours of college-level credit.

The Honors College functions as a real living-learning community, although, it is not required, transfered students with greater than 60 credits have the option to live on campus, all single Honors College students under the age of 24 are required to live on campus in our residence halls. For more information about Residential Living see the website section on Campus Life. Here you will also find descriptions of our recreational facilities, our dining hall, etc.

Transfer applicants are welcome to contact faculty members for more detailed information about the areas which they plan to study. Email addresses are available in the Faculty section of this website.

Updated 07/11/12

Last Name:
First Name:
Middle Name:
Street Address:
City:
State/Province:
Zip/Postal Code:
County:
Country (if non US)
Home Phone with Area Code:
Mobile Phone with Area Code:
School:
Date of Birth:
Gender:
Email address:*
Intended area of study:


Last Modified 10/13/14