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  • Honors Program Entrance Requirements

    The program is open to entering freshmen with an ACT composite score of 24 or higher and an area score of 26 or higher in science reasoning, English, or reading, or 25 in mathematics. Students who have earned between 32 and 63 hours at UWA and have a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher in non-elective hours may apply for entry to the Honors Program. 

    Transfer students who are interested should apply to the Director of the Honors Program for admission.

    Entering freshmen with an ACT composite score of 28 or higher in English or reading can earn 6 semester hours of credit in history and/or English composition by successfully completing the second course in the history and/or English composition Honors sequence.


    How to apply

    An application for the Honors Program may be obtained by contacting the Office of Admissions at telephone (205) 652-3578 or by contacting the Director of the Honors Program at telephone (205) 652-3634, or mail your request to:

    The Office of Admissions
    Station 4
    The University of West Alabama
    Livingston, Alabama 35470