Admission Paths for High School Seniors

Path 1 for High School Seniors:

Students who participate in the Centralis Competition are automatically reviewed for Honors Program early admission.  Centralis Scholarship Applications are due January 1, 2021.  Early admission decisions will be communicated by March 1, 2021. For more information, please consult Centralis Scholarship Competition Frequently Asked Questions.


Path 2 for High School Seniors: Honors Open Admission

Open admission review begins March 1, 2021 and continues on a rolling basis until August 15, 2021 for the 2021-22 academic year.   There is no Honors scholarship associated with Honors open admission.

Criteria:  No minimum GPA or standardized test score is required.  Applications will be evaluated holistically, with emphasis on academic strengths and potential, leadership and involvement, community engagement, critical thinking and creativity, passion and commitment, and alignment with Honors Program core values.


Honors Open Admission Applications

Open admission review begins on March 1, 2021 and continues on a rolling basis until August 15, 2021 for the 2021-22 academic year.  You may select either a word document or PDF fillable form from the links below.   Please submit your application as a PDF file that does not require special permissions or passwords to access, to honors@cmich.edu. 


2021 Honors Program Open Admission Application Form_Fillable.pdf


FORM - 2021 Honors Program Open Admission Application (1).docx