Honors Program Application for Admission
application for the Honors Program was available through 11:59pm EST on
March 1, 2015. Please note that we do not accept late applications for any reason. We highly
recommend that students submit their applications well before the deadline to
avoid any technical difficulties.
will log into the Honors application using their Gatorlink username and
password. This is the login information students used to check their admissions status to UF. If you need help with your Gatorlink, please contact the UF Help Desk.
Part 1: Activity List – all applicants
section, applicants will enter their experiences related to the following
categories: Athletics, Internship/Work/Community Service, Leadership,
Music/Theatre/Fine Arts, Research, and Other. For examples of possible
responses to this section, please see these tips.
Part 2: Two Essays – all applicants
section, applicants will respond to two essay questions. There will be one
longer essay prompt that is required of all applicants. For the second, shorter
essay question, applicants will choose one from three possible prompts.
Part 3: Petition Essay – petition applicants
section, students who do not meet the invitation criteria will be prompted to
answer one additional petition essay. If applicable, this essay prompt will
appear automatically at the end of the application.
You may save your work and exit if you wish, but once you have clicked the final SUBMIT button you will no longer be able to edit your application.
luck as you complete your application!
Honors admissions decisions will be
announced by UF email by April 1. If you haven't done so already, we highly recommend setting up your email early, as we are not able to release admissions decisions to non-UF email addresses or over the phone. We recommend keeping an eye on the UF Honors website or on our Facebook or Twitter feeds for important announcements.
The Honors Application is now closed. If you are interested in applying for Honors, please visit our Lateral Admissions page.
** Note: If you get an error message when trying to log into the application, the UF Help Desk recommends clearing your cache and cookies and restarting your web browser. That should solve the problem so you can proceed with your application.**