Apply to Honors

Students in the University Honors Program enjoy many benefits and opportunities, including:

  • Incoming freshmen compete for the full-tuition 1906 Scholarship, the most prestigious academic scholarship at Georgia Southern University
  • Students can compete for renewable $1,500 University Honors Program scholarships
  • Small, discussion-based courses taught by celebrated faculty who create a unique and challenging classroom environment
  • College/ Departmental Honors sequences designed to foster the development of creativity and research skills
  • Priority registration that affords students more control over their busy schedules
  • Additional mentoring for academic and experiential learning opportunities, independent research, and nationally competitive scholarships
  • Additional honors-only funding opportunities for undergraduate research, study abroad, and travel to academic conferences
  • Book loan program for core honors courses
  • Honors community living option for Freshmen


To apply, follow the appropriate links:

Incoming Freshmen

Current Georgia Southern Students

Transfer Students



Last updated: 12/15/2017

University Honors Program • PO Box 8130 Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-7926