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ODU's Honors program selects talented and motivated students to participate each year. 
  • New & Transferring Students
    Incoming freshmen and transfer students must meet the requirements below. Transfer students must have at least four semesters remaining at ODU to apply.
    • Have a minimum 3.7 high school GPA and 26 ACT.
    • Complete an application.
    • Submit an essay and a teacher recommendation.

    The deadline to apply for consideration of Honors Scholarships is Jan. 26, 2018.

    Apply Now

  • Current ODU Students
    Current student can apply to the Honors Program if they have at least four semesters remaining and meet the following requirements.
    • Have a minimum ODU GPA 3.5.
    • Complete an application.
    • Submit a recommendation from a professor with whom you have studied for a least one semester.

    Apply Now

Current Program Members

Students admitted to the program remain in good standing by:

  • Completing a 10-credit hour program of honors courses.
  • Maintaining a 3.0 GPA.
  • Completing a student-designed honors project under the direction of a faculty mentor and in consultation with the Honors Director. 

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