What We Look For

The Honors College aims to build a community that is diverse in its talents, interests and backgrounds. Successful applicants typically: 

  • Represent the top 10% of incoming first-year students.
  • Are intellectually curious.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to civic engagement.
  • Have shown resilience.
  • Take ownership of their education.

If you’re interested in joining this highly talented community—if this is exactly the kind of extraordinary experience you’ve hoped to find in a college—your first step is to apply.

How to Apply to the Honors College

For More Information

University Honors College

106 Capen Hall

Phone: 716-645-3020; Fax: 716-645-3368

Email: honors@buffalo.edu