The Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College admissions committee is eagerly reviewing a strong applicant pool of regular decision applicants. The roughly 800 applicants have the highest average ACT (29.6) and highest average high school GPA (3.89) in at least the last six years. The SMBHC will release its admission decisions by Friday, March 2. The […]
A reminder to prospective Fall 2019 freshmen that the deadline to apply to the SMBHC is January 5th at 11:59 pm CST. The application for the Honors College is part of the Special Programs and Scholarship Application. If you want to work on the essays before completing the application, visit here to see our essay […]
The Honors College Early-Action deadline is November 1st. If you would like to learn the admission decision by December 20, submit your Special Programs and Scholarship application by 11:59 pm (CDT). As long as the student’s portion of the application is submitted by that time, the application will be considered on time. Letters of recommendation […]
The SMBHC has released its new Viewbook!
The Honors College welcomes a record 476 freshmen in its Class of 2020! The students hail from 27 states and 1 foreign country, with 57% being from the great state of Mississippi. This impressive body averages a 3.97 high school GPA and a 31 ACT. We look forward to meeting all of you at an […]