Current Honors College Students


Maintaining Honors College Membership

In order to remain members of the Honors College, students must fulfill both the GPA and Participation Requirements:

GPA Requirement

  1. For students enrolling at Mizzou for the first time in the fall semester, 2014, or later: To retain membership in the Honors College, students must maintain a cumulative Mizzou GPA of 3.5 or above. Students with a cumulative Mizzou GPA below 3.5 will receive a warning letter the first semester in which this occurs. Students with an cumulative Mizzou GPA below 3.5 for a second consecutive semester will no longer be members of the Honors College. Students with a cumulative Mizzou GPA below 3.0 will be removed immediately. Students wishing to reapply to the Honors College must meet the eligibility requirements for current Mizzou students.
  2. For students enrolling at Mizzou for the first time before the fall semester, 2014: To retain membership in the Honors College, students must maintain a cumulative Mizzou GPA of 3.0 or above. Students with a cumulative Mizzou GPA below 3.0 will receive a warning letter the first semester in which this occurs. Students with a cumulative Mizzou GPA below 3.0 for a second consecutive semester will no longer be members of the Honors College. Students wishing to reapply to the Honors College must meet the eligibility requirements for current Mizzou students.

Participation Requirement

Students who join the Honors College as first-year students will be required to complete two honors courses per year for their first two years at Mizzou. All honors courses will count toward this requirement, including honors-designated courses, and Honors Learning-by-Contract. Mizzou students who join the Honors College in their sophomore year and transfer students who are admitted with sophomore standing will be required to complete two courses in their first year of Honors College membership. Mizzou students who join the Honors College after their second year and transfer students who are admitted with junior or senior standing will be exempted from the participation requirement.