APPLICATION: THE UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON'S HONORS PROGRAM

Submit the original and a photocopy of the completed form by 1 October to the director of the Honors Program, Dr. Joseph E. Kraus.

Ask two professors to fill out evaluation forms and send them to the director by 1 October.

To apply you must ordinarily have sophomore status and a GPA of at least 3.3. A GPA of 3.5 (cum laude) is required for graduation in the Honors Program.

A student’s application is not complete until he or she:

  • Turns in to Dr. Kraus two paper copies of your completed application and two copies of your writing sample.
  • Arranges to have two different faculty members fill out faculty recommendation forms on your behalf.

DATE:     STUDENT ID #

NAME: 
First Name

M.I.

Last Name

SCHOOL ADDRESS (BOX NUMBER):

E-MAIL:  

CELL PHONE:

HOME ADDRESS:

MAJOR(S):  

MINOR(S):

GPA:      VERBAL SAT:      MATH SAT:

IN SJLA?    

EXPECTED YEAR OF UNIVERSITY GRADUATION:

HIGH SCHOOL ATTENDED: YEAR OF GRADUATION:

PREVIOUS COLLEGE ATTENDED:

ADVANCED PLACEMENT CREDITS RECEIVED:

PROFESSORS YOU HAVE ASKED TO EVALUATE YOU. AT LEAST ONE SHOULD BE IN YOUR MAJOR. OR FOR BUSINESS MAJORS, IN KSOM:
 

WHAT SUBJECTS AND ACTIVITIES INTEREST YOU?

IN WHAT ACTIVITIES DID YOU PARTICIPATE DURING HIGH SCHOOL?

IN WHAT SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES ARE YOU NOW ENGAGED?

WHAT JOBS - PAID OR VOLUNTEER - HAVE YOU HELD?

WHAT BOOKS, OTHER THAN THOSE ASSIGNED FOR CLASS. HAVE YOU READ IN THE LAST SIX MONTHS?

ATTACH TO EACH COPY OF THIS APPLICATION a writing sample of approximately 500 words, likely from an assignment for a class, and provide a brief annotation (approximately 200 words or fewer) explaining why you chose it and how you feel it represents your approach to thinking and learning.

 I hereby give permission for the members of the Honors Council to have access to my University academic records.

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