Thank you for your interest in the Honors College at Southern Miss. Below you will find information on why our college is unique and the benefits we offer our students, our application process, and the levels of financial support we offer our honors scholars.
From our commitment to experiential learning to our mentoring, priority registration, and study abroad scholarships, the Honors College at Southern Miss has a lot to offer.
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Once you have been admitted to Southern Miss and have a student ID and password, you may apply to the Honors College.
All students admitted to the Honors College students will receive some form of financial support.
The Honors College offers an enriched and challenging educational experience for high-achieving, highly engaged juniors and seniors. To be eligible for admission, students must have a minimum GPA of 3.4 on at least 45 completed college credit hours and must have completed at least three full-time semesters of college. Prospective transfer students who meet the minimum criteria are encouraged to apply.