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Honors Program Application

In the spirit of academic cooperation and in order to provide the best educational experience possible, the submission your GRCC Honors Program Application constitutes your understanding and agreement to the following terms.

  1. Members of the Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC) Honors Program represent the Program and, as such, their behavior reflects on the Program.  Students are expected to behave with integrity and appropriateness and to abide by the Student Code of Conduct
  2. Students are responsible for knowing and meeting GRCC Honors Program requirements, deadlines as set forth on the Honors Program website, including completing Honors credits, completing service learning, attending Campus Lectures/Events, maintaining a 3.3 Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA), and submitting necessary forms in a timely fashion.
  3. Students are to meet with the GRCC Honors Program Advisor once a semester. 
  4. Students not meeting the above terms will be removed from the program.
Personal Information
Your unique id number without the preceding W. Example: W0123456
Select the number of college credits you have earned. Students having more than (30) credits are strongly encouraged to meet with their advisor prior to applying to the program. Many of the courses offered are typically taken in the first (30) credits.
Please select what degree you are seeking at GRCC.
After you have completed your studies at GRCC, please share where you plan to transfer.
examples:Grand Valley State University, Michigan State University, Ferris State Univeristy
Tell Us About You
In 500 words, please tell us about yourself. Describe your personal interests and accomplishments and explain how you will benefit from participating in the Honors Program at GRCC.
By applying the the GRCC Honors Program, you have acknowledged that your intent is to "complete" the program: complete (12) Honors credits, (20) hours of service learning and attend (1) Campus Lecture.
Please select no less than (4) courses you plan to take to complete the program. For course descriptions go to
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