How to Apply
How to Apply
To apply you may either
submit your application online, or
download the Honors College Application Form and mail in.
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
Early Admission/Dual Enrollment
- 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.
- Resumé 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
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 email@example.com.
Honors College Online Supplemental Application
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
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.