Honors Program Application

To apply to the Honors Program as an incoming freshman, you should have an ACT of 27 or higher, and a grade point average of 3.75 or higher. If you don't meet those criteria, you can apply after completing 12 credit hours at UNK with a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.

To apply to the UNK Honors Program, you must

  1. Apply and be admitted to UNK
  2. Complete the Application below
  3. Have a high school teacher or counselor submit a letter of reference.
  4. You may also send us a resume (2 page limit). 

The reference letter and resume can either be submitted by email to honors@unk.edu, or by US Postal Service to:

Honors Program Applications
Conrad Hall 115
2504 9th Avenue
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Kearney, NE 68849

This application form serves as

    • Application to the Honors Program
    • Application for the Omaha World Herald/Kearney Hub Scholarship (Due November 15, 2018)
    • Application for other Honors Program Scholarships (Due February 1, 2019)

Scholarship applications may be reviewed by persons not employed by the University. If you have questions about the application process, call 308.865.8702 or email honors@unk.edu.