Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Honors College applications are accepted January 1st - July 1st for all Fall admissions.

To apply to the Honors College:

  • Complete the First Time College Student application at: https://www.raritanval.edu/apply
  • Complete the Honors College application - Honors College application
  • Submit two letters of recommendation (including at least one from a current high school teacher)
  • 500-word essay. Prompt: Why do you want to be a member of the Honors College?
  • Personal interview
  • Application Deadlines:
    • Early Admission - February 1
    • Regular Admission - July 1


Admission to the Honors College is highly competitive and students are encouraged to apply as early as possible during their senior year in high school.

* NOTE: If applying online please note the letters of recommendation, high school transcripts, SAT scores and 500-word essay should be submitted through Naviance. You may also submit hard copies of these documents to Greg.DeSanctis@raritanval.edu.

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