Kellogg Honors College

Kellogg Honors College First Year Freshman Application

Welcome to the Kellogg Honors College (KHC) first time freshman application. Before you complete the KHC application, you must apply to Cal Poly Pomona by November 30 December 15, 2021. The KHC application requires applicants to log-in using their BroncoName and BroncoPassword. These credentials are created upon submission of a Cal Poly Pomona application . This application consists of a cover letter, essay, and brief resume. The application will close March 1, 2022. Click the link below to access the application.

Kellogg Honors College Freshman Application

The Kellogg Honors College considers several factors in its admission process. 1.) You must be admitted to Cal Poly Pomona. 2.) You should meet the reading, writing, and math requirements set by your academic major 3.) There is no minimum GPA requirement to apply, but a 3.30 (B+ average) GPA is required to maintain good standing once admitted. 4.) An application consisting of a Cover letter, Essay, and Resume will be evaluated holistically by Cal Poly Pomona faculty.

  • The username (BroncoName) is your Cal Poly Pomona email address without the For example: if your email is, your username is billybronco.
  • The password is the same credential used for BroncoDirect. Please call the Cal Poly Pomona HelpDesk at 909-869-6776 or visit their website for assistance. The KHC does not have access to help create or retreive forgotten passwords

Scholarships for Kellogg Honors College students are available through the Cal Poly Pomona Bronco Scholarship Application. Visit the Cal Poly Pomona Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships for more information.

The admissions processes for Cal Poly Pomona and the KHC are separate. Admission to the KHC does not increase students' admission chances to Cal Poly Pomona.

Current Cal Poly Pomona students in their first year (non-transfers) can apply to the Kellogg Honors College through the sophomore application.