The Mahurin Honors College Admissions Timeline
#MHC25 Application Timeline
(HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS IN 2020-2021 ACADEMIC YEAR)
July 14, 2020
#MHC25 Application Released
Any current high school seniors who [are interested in The Mahurin Honors College at WKU] are encouraged to apply. For more information about requirements to apply, please visit https://www.wku.edu/honors/admissions/apply/index.php. To start the application, please visit https://acsapps.wku.edu/pls/prod/twbkwbis.P_WKULogin?ret_code=H.
Prior to November 1, 2020
Submit your WKU Admissions Materials
In order to have everything in place for your MHC Honors application, we highly encourage the following materials to be submitted to WKU Admissions prior to November 1 of your senior year:
- WKU Application for Admission
- Official High School Transcript
- ACT or SAT Scores
- Application Fee ($45 to WKU Admissions)
Prior to December 1, 2020
Submit your MHC Application
December 1 of your senior year is the Priority Deadline for The Mahurin Honors College's admissions applciation.
To be considered for the Cherry Presidential Scholarship, you must submit your MHC application prior to December 1.
February 1, 2021
Submit your TOPDollar Scholarship Application
To be fully considered for scholarships at Western Kentucky University, you must complete the TOPDollar Scholarship Application (and any subsequent materials) prior to the February 1, 2021 deadline.
MHC Admissions Notifications
We will release MHC Admissions Decisions via email and parcel mail.
Every applicant will find out about their status regardless of the decision.
Cherry Presidential Scholarship AnnouncedDecisions released for all Cherry Presidential recipients.
Late March 2021
May 1, 2021
#MHC25 H4 Application Released
The annual Honors Freshman Orientation Retreat (H4) will take place in early-mid August. This is a four-day program for freshmen Honors students. The event is held at Deer Run Retreat Center, located in Thompson’s Station, Tenn. For more information, follow this link https://www.wku.edu/honors/h4/index.php.
May 1, 2021
#MHC25 Enrollment Deadline
If you are accepted into The Mahurin Honors College, this is the deadline to submit your enrollment form. Your enrollment form is mandatory and serves as your official committment to become an Honors Scholar.
May 1, 2021
#MHC25 Scholarship Action Deadline
Deadline to accept all scholarships via TopNet.
Housing Assignments and H4 Notifications
Housing assignments and roommates for all students living on-campus will be released in July.
You will also hear back with more specific information regarding H4.