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International Student Applicants

International students are also welcome to apply to the University Honors Program. Please note the different sets of application materials below.

  • admitted to the University of Idaho
  • submitted high school transcripts to the University of Idaho
  • completed the international student application
  • submitted four brief essay compositions
  • submitted a list of high school activities and academic accomplishments
  • submitted two letters of recommendation from teachers who can evaluate the applicant’s academic potential
  • submitted a paragraph describing the applicant’s interest in the University Honors Program

  • admitted to the University of Idaho
  • submitted high school transcripts to the University of Idaho
  • completed the international student application or the new first-year application

Applicants will be required to submit four short essay compositions. The essays should be one to two paragraphs long for each topic. Please make sure your essays are 12-point font, double-spaced and have one-inch margins. Submit essays to honors@uidaho.edu following the completion of your application. If you do not receive an email with the essay prompts shortly after turning in the first part of your application, please contact us at honors@uidaho.edu.

Applicants will be notified by email with an admission decision within two weeks following receipt of their completed application. Please make sure to submit your materials to the University of Idaho in a timely fashion to not delay the process. If you have questions about the status of your application please contact us at honors@uidaho.edu.

Physical Address:

Idaho Commons
Room 315
875 Perimeter Dr.
MS 2533
83844-2533

Phone: 208-885-0154

Email: honors@uidaho.edu