Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

We are delighted that you are interested in learning more about applying to the Booth Honors Program at Dixie State University. This page will help explain the admissions process.

New Freshmen

Entry is competitive and only applicants who meet the following criterion may apply:

  • High School GPA of at least 3.5
  • ACT composite score of at least 28

The Honors Program application is one of the most important components in determining a student’s “fit” for the Honors Program. The application requires an essay of approximately 300 words, which provides an opportunity for students to express why they want to join the Booth Honors Program at Dixie State University. We recommend that you compose your essay in a word-processing program. Please check for spelling and grammatical errors.

Students may submit an application to the Honors Program after having been offered admission to Dixie State University. There is no application deadline, but applications received after April 1st will not receive priority registration.
Honors Application

Continuing & Transfer Students

Current Dixie State University students and transfer students with outstanding academic records may be considered for admission to the Honors Program.

Entry is competitive and applicants who meet the following criteria will be considered for admission to the Honors Program:

  • At least one full-time semester of study completed at Dixie State University at the time of application
  • A minimum of five full-time semesters of study remaining before graduation (students in specific academic programs may be required to have six semesters remaining)
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher at the end of the semester prior to admission

The Booth Honors Program application must be submitted online. The admission process is based upon an evaluation of a student’s academic performance and 300 word essay.

The Booth Honors Program will accept applications from the continuing DSU and transfer students during the fall and spring semesters. Decisions will be made on a rolling basis, but students must apply by the following deadlines to receive priority registration.

Spring Admission: November 1st
Fall Admission: April 1st