Kellogg Honors College Sophomore Application

Welcome to the Kellogg Honors College sophomore application. This application is open only to current Cal Poly Pomona first-time freshmen students whose first term was Fall 2017. Applicants should be on track to achieve a minimum 3.50 Cal Poly Pomona GPA and earn at least 24 units at Cal Poly Pomona by the end of Winter 2018. Applicants must submit written responses to a series of essay prompts and provide contact information for a faculty reference (in lieu of a letter of recommendation). The recommender must be a Cal Poly Pomona faculty member (instructor/professor) who the applicant completed a course with during the 2017-2018 academic year. We may contact the recommender during the application review process. Please obtain permission from the recommender before submitting his/her contact information. The application deadline is 8:00 AM on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 (extended to Monday, April 16, 2018).

The 2018 application closed on April 16

Students admitted to the Kellogg Honors College as sophomores must meet the following requirements to maintain good standing in the honors college:

  • 3.30 or higher GPA for all Cal Poly Pomona coursework
  • Complete 15 hours of community service each year
  • Complete 5 honors courses before graduating from Cal Poly Pomona*, which includes the Capstone project.
*The first honors course must be taken in Fall 2018