Honors Program Application

May 1 (Fall semester admission)
December 1 (Spring semester admission)

Personal information


  • Passing scores on all CUNY skills assessment tests
  • Minimum college GPA of 3.2, or minimum of 85% high school average
  • 30 credits or less of completed coursework upon admittance into the program

Application Requirements

  1. Completed Application form
  2. Essay
  3. 2 Refference letters, preferable from Hostos Faculty


In the space below, describe your educational goals, and explain the role of the Honors Program in achieving these goals. The essay should be at least 500 words. If you are unable to submit the essay online at this moment, you may email it to kcastro@hostos.cuny.edu. Please include your name and CUNY Empl ID with your essay.

Personal Responsibility and Retention Criteria

If I am accepted, I understand that I will have to:

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