We are looking for students who seek the intellectual challenge and stimulation of an interdisciplinary program with an emphasis on scientific research. Dean's Scholars typically achieve high SAT scores and class ranking, but admission is not based solely on these criteria. More important in the selection process is evidence of an applicant's passion for science, research, and individual discovery, as well as a broad view of how science fits into the community. Click

View a Dean's Scholars Honors Program Sample Application

*High school students must submit their applications ON-LINE. The application above is for viewing purposes only.

To apply:

High school seniors


current university of texas students and transfer students

  • Transfer applications are online. When prompted, select "guest account." 
  • Deadline for admission into the program, Spring Semester: December 15th
  • Deadline for admission into the program, Fall Semester: August 2nd
  • Students who have completed more than three semesters of college coursework are typically not eligible for transfer admission into an honors program.

Additional information is available in the Future Students FAQ.