University Honors Program

Students who participate in the Honors Program receive many outstanding benefits including:

  • Select classes to increase your knowledge

  • Unsurpassed access to faculty

  • Additional educational opportunities

  • Distinguished resume

  • Opportunity to live in Honors Learning Community

Students must be invited to join the Honors Program. New students accepted to MSUM who qualify for the Honor Program will be sent a formal invitation. Current MSUM students who meet the requirements may also apply during each spring semester; click on Student Eligibility to view program requirements.

Notifications must be submitted to the Honors Program by April 1.

*Honors Program Eligibility Requirements

In-Coming Freshmen:

  • 26 ACT or 1180 SAT (minimum score) AND

  • Top 25% of HS Class Rank or 3.6 HS GPA

  • Return Honors Invitation Reply Card by April 1

Current MSUM Students and Transfer Students:

  • 3.6 Collegiate GPA

  • Letter of Application received by April 1

Program Office
374c MacLean
phone: 218-477-4104

Join the

Honors Listserv

Mailing Address
University Honors Program
Minnesota State University Moorhead
P.O. Box 7
Moorhead, MN 56560


Oscar Flores


Assistant to the Director