6 Honors students at Graduation in blue gowns.  Another picture is of an Honors Graduate speaking at graduation

Getting started is simple!

  • E-mail honors@gallaudet.edu to express interest.
  • Schedule an admissions interview using Google Hangouts (this will be a text chat, not video). 

If you are applying for a scholarship, please refer to your admissions letter and the merit-based scholarship website for information on deadlines, G.P.A. requirements, and minimum test scores.

Current Gallaudet Students

Current Gallaudet University students are also invited to join Honors. Current students should have an excellent transcript, a record of academic or professional accomplishment, and a desire to complete the Honors Capstone.

Application Process for Current Students

  • GPA of 3.4 or higher at Gallaudet University
  • Freshman or sophomore standing (with at least five semesters remaining until graduation)
  • Two letters of recommendation from professors
  • An essay of why you are looking to join Honors, how you hope Honors can advance your goals after graduation, and some early thoughts you have about possible capstone topics
  • Interview with the Honors Director

Contact honors@gallaudet.edu to apply!