How to Apply

Kellogg Honors College Applications


Incoming Freshmen: 

Admission is competitive. Typically admitted students have a mean GPA of 3.96 and SAT score of 1300 (excludes writing score).

  • Un-weighted high school GPA of 3.80 and above
  • A separate Honors application is evaluated based on your essays, SAT scores, leadership, service and recommendations.
  • An application to Cal Poly Pomona by the November 30 deadline must be completed before applying to the Kellogg Honors College.
  • Exemption for English and math remedial courses. Students must be eligible for college level English and math courses for their first quarter at Cal Poly Pomona.

Current CPP Freshmen (use the sophomore application):

  • Complete 1 academic year at Cal Poly Pomona as a first-time freshmen
  • Minimum 3.50 CPP GPA
  • 24 CPP semester units completed

Incoming Transfers (use the transfer application)

  • Minimum 3.80 cumulative transfer GPA