From our commitment to experiential learning to our mentoring, priority registration; study abroad scholarships; and support for original research, creative, and community-engaged projects, the Honors College at Southern Miss has a lot to offer to help you take your learning to the top.
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.
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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 students who meet the minimum criteria are encouraged to apply.
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