Apply to the Honors Program

T​o apply for the Honors Program, please follow these steps:

  1. Open the online application form. Submit when you are finished.
  2. Your academic report will be reviewed to ensure that you meet Honors Program admission standards, and an email will be sent to you.

How do I earn credit for a Dallas College College Honors course?

When you complete an Honors course at your campus, it will receive an Honors notation on your college transcript.

How can I earn the Dallas College Honors Certificate designation?

The Dallas College Honors Certificate is awarded to students who, in addition to completing 9 hours of Honors coursework at Dallas College, also complete a minimum of 3 clock hours of approved co-curricular activities and 3 clock hours of extra-curricular activities prior to graduation or transfer.

To graduate with the Dallas College Honors Certificate, you must earn at least a 3.25 overall grade point average at the time of the award. The Honors Certificate is denoted with the letter "H" next to your name on the commencement program.

How can I graduate as a Dallas College Honors Scholar?

If you want to enrich your educational experience even more, consider applying to become an Honors Program Scholar and graduate with an Honors Scholar designation on your diploma.

The Dallas College Honors Scholar designation is awarded to students who complete a minimum of 15 hours of Honors coursework at Dallas College and a minimum of 10 clock hours of approved co-curricular activity and 6 clock hours of extra-curricular activity prior to graduation or transfer. To graduate as an Honors Scholar, you must have at least a 3.25 overall grade point average at the time of the award.

If you need assistance, contact your academic advisor or your campus Honors Program representative: