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Transfer and Continuing Students

Students who have completed college-level work at UNLV or other institutions are encouraged to apply to the UNLV Honors College. Before completing a Transfer / Current UNLV student application please call to schedule an appointment with one of our advisors to ensure eligibility and appropriateness.

Eligibility

  • 3.5 overall GPA

Necessary Documentation

  • Transfer / Current UNLV Student Application
  • 1 Letter of Recommendation from a University / College faculty member
  • Writing sample (academic course paper, 3-5 pages)
  • Essay why you are interested in Honors College (no longer than 500 words)
  • Transcripts (unofficial accepted) covering all University level coursework taken
  • Resume
    • Address your Academic Honors, Extracurricular Activities, Community Activities and Educational Travel

Documentation can be emailed or sent via regular mail. Any recommendations received via email must be sent directly from official educational email addresses.

There are additional requirements if applying to the Department Honors Program.

For additional information or questions, please Contact Us.