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Applications for Current Students

Are you a current UW student interested in pursuing the Honors College Minor? Follow the instructions below to apply and become a part of the Honors College community.  The Honors College provides a rich opportunity to enhance your major studies and foster relationships throughout your time at UW.


For acceptance in the Honors College as a current UW student please ensure you meet the following requirements:

Review the Honors College Minor Curriculum to understand the requirements for graduation.



For acceptance in the Honors College please complete the following bulleted components. Applications with missing materials may not be considered. This is a rolling admissions process.

  • Complete the Change of Major form designating the Honors College Minor by “adding a Minor.”

  • Please write a brief essay (250 words) that addresses your decision to join the Honors College. What challenges and benefits are you seeking through membership in the Honors College? How do you anticipate contributing to the College's classes and community?

Email these two documents (in either pdf or .docx form) to You will be notified of your Admissions status once reviewed.

Are you a new first-time incoming Freshman or new incoming Transfer Student?  Please apply to the Honors College through the Freshman/Transfer Student Application.

Contact Us

The Honors College

Guthrie House

1200 Ivinson St.

Laramie, WY 82070

Phone: 307-766-4110

Fax: 307-766-4298


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