Jesup Scott Honors College Admission

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Libbey Hall

Mail Stop 524
Toledo, OH 43606

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2020 Admission Requirements for the Jesup Scott Honors College

Here are the overall requirements for direct-from-high school students applying to the Jesup Scott Honors College:

  • High school GPA and ACT test score indicative of a well-prepared student, which should meet the minimum of BOTH a 3.5 high school GPA and a 25 ACT (or SAT equivalent of 1200) test score for standard admission to the Honors College.

  • Academic credentials should be combined with a significant high school leadership and/or work experience that indicates a high level of motivation and performance that could translate into strong academic performance at the university.

  • Applicants to the Honors College with credentials that fall below the standard minimum criteria stipulated above may be subject to an alternative evaluation that seeks information about extenuating circumstances which might have shaped their high school GPA and test scores.

  • The applicant must apply to the Honors College after being admitted to The University of Toledo. To do so, you must complete our supplemental Honors application - a link to which shall be included in your notification of acceptance to UToledo if you indicated an interest in applying to the Honors College on your UToledo application. The Honors College application is short, but does include an essay of 400-500 words on the following topic: Reflect on a time when you challenged a belief or idea. What prompted you to act? Would you make the same decision again?

  • The priority deadline for application to the Honors College is March 15th.

 Here are the overall requirements for current UToledo students applying to the Jesup Scott Honors College:

  • Cumulative college GPA of 3.3

  • The student must have completed the first semester of UToledo coursework but have earned no more than 60 credit hours

The student must contact the Assistant Director of Student Services (419.530.6180) to obtain and fill out the Honors College application form for current students.


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Important Dates

  • October 1 -  2018-2019- FAFSA opens
  • November 1 - Students interested in Pharmacy Contingent Admission, the Jesup Scott Honors College, and the Presidential Scholarship are encouraged to submit their admission application
  • December 1 -Application Deadline for the Presidential Scholarship
    Priority Deadline for General Scholarship Application
  • February 1 - Priority deadline FAFSA
    Priority Admission Application for Merit Scholarship Consideration
  • March 15  - Final Deadline for General Scholarship Application
    Priority Deadline to apply to Jesup Scott Honors College
  • May 1 - Enrollment Deposit priority deadline
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Application Checklist

  • Complete the Common application for admission
  • Send official high school transcript
  • Send official ACT/SAT scores from the testing agency
  • UToledo's codes are:
    3344 ACT
    1845 SAT
  • Send official college transcripts if applicable
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Next Steps

  • Activate MyUT account
  • Complete FAFSA
  • Apply for Housing
  • Schedule Orientation
  • Complete placement testing
  • Send final transcripts
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Last Updated: 5/15/19