Students who transfer to UGA must follow transfer admissions procedures for the University of Georgia and must be accepted to the university before being considered for the Morehead Honors College.

To be eligible for Honors, you must have completed at least 30 hours of transferable credit and must have at least a 3.8 transfer GPA. Transfer acceptances will be determined on a space-available basis.

As a transfer student, you must apply to the Morehead Honors College prior to your first term at the University of Georgia. Complete transfer applications must be received no later than the following deadlines:

  • Fall Semester: TBD
  • Spring Semester: December 1
  • Summer Semester: TBD

Letter of Recommendation

The Morehead Honors College transfer application requires a letter of recommendation from one of your college instructors. You will be prompted to enter the name and official college/university email address of your recommender when filling out your application in InfoReady. Please be sure to follow the instructions for this portion of the application carefully, and please be mindful that the Morehead Honors College will not contact instructors to obtain a letter of recommendation on your behalf if one is not received by the application due date.


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Athens, GA 30602