How to Apply

Apply to the Honors Scholar Program

In order to apply candidates must:

  • have been admitted to or have applied for admission to TWU
  • have copies of transcripts on file with TWU
  • have copies of SAT or ACT scores on file with TWU
  • complete the Application
  • meet eligibility requirements as outlined below

Candidates should generally be able to satisfy at least one of the following requirements:

  • a composite score of 28 or higher on the ACT or 1300 on the SAT (M+V)
  • graduation in the top 5% of high school class,
  • a minimum grade point average of 3.5 after 15 hours of college credit at TWU, or
  • completion of an honors program at a two-year college

Application Deadline: We are currently accepting applications. The priority application deadline is April 1st, however, applications are accepted on a rolling basis until all available spots in the Honors Scholar Program are filled.

All applicants admitted to the Honors Scholar Program will receive a $6000 annual scholarship or higher.

Apply to the Touchstone Honors Program

In order to apply candidates must:

  • have been admitted to or have applied for admission to TWU,
  • have copies of transcripts on file with TWU
  • attend TWU at the Denton campus
  • complete the Touchstone Program Application
  • meet eligibility requirements as outlined below

Candidates for The Touchstone Program should generally have earned:

  • a minimum cumulative college grade point average of 3.50
  • have at least four full-time semesters remaining at TWU, or
  • have completed 15-60 hours of college credits, excluding AP or other credit by examination

Application Deadline: We are currently accepting applications. The priority application deadline is April 1st, however, applications are accepted on a rolling basis until all available spots in the Touchstone Program are filled.

Page last updated 9:20 AM, September 25, 2017