Lateral Admissions

The Honors Lateral application is currently closed.

A limited number of students are admitted laterally to the Honors Program at the end of the spring term of their first year. Lateral applicants are assessed on their college GPA, college course rigor, and the quality of written essays regarding the program. 


  • First-time-in-college student.
  • Currently enrolled at FSU.
  • Minimum 3.5 FSU GPA
  • Application must be submitted before the deadline. 


Program Requirements

  • Maintain a 3.2 FSU GPA while in the program.
  • Successfully complete HUM2944 in the first semester.
  • Meet with an Honors Advisor during the first semester.
  • Complete the Honors Program Graduation Requirements.


Application Timeline
Spring 2024 Lateral admission decisions will be announced in early July. 

Apply for Lateral Admission

Honors Lateral Applications Received