Applying to Honors
1. Check Eligibility
- First, refer to our eligibility requirements to ensure you are eligible to join our program. If you meet all the requirements, skip to the next step. If you are unsure, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to determine your eligibility.
- If you do not meet the Honors Institute requirements, be sure to check out our Try An Honors Program Application.
2. Submit an Application
Your completed Honors Institute application can be submitted via email, mail, or by dropping it off in person to us or our "drop box" located at the Foothill Campus in building 1900, Room 1961.
Tips for completing application:
- Be prepared to upload proof of your eligibility in PDF format if necessary
- Be sure to fill out both sides of your application and sign it
- You can upload your Personal Statement as an attachment or embed it into your email
3. Allow 5-7 Days for Review
- Once we've reviewed your application, you will receive an email either welcoming you into the program or explaining what requirements were not met.
- Note: we are closed the month of August.
Applications for Foothill's Honors Institute are accepted on a rolling basis. Please note that you must be accepted to the program before you can enroll in an honors class.
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