Current Purdue Students

The Purdue Honors College is a residential college that seeks to educate the whole student and to bridge the gap between curricular and extracurricular learning. The Honors College hopes to draw curious, motivated and dedicated students who want to be a part of a diverse community of scholars.

Selection Criteria

  • Students must have at least four semesters of study remaining at the Purdue West Lafayette campus to be able to complete all requirements.
  • The following must be included with your application:
    • Short essay questions
    • A projected plan of study that shows how you will incorporate the Honors College curriculum into your remaining semesters.
    • We strongly recommend that you draft a plan prior to starting your application. Click here to download a template.

Admission Application

Click here to apply. The deadline to apply is January 15, 2021.

You can contact honorsadvising@purdue.edu for general questions.