March 31, 2015 2:30PM
Pittsburg State University has announced the selection of 37 students for its 2015 Fall Honors College freshman class.
Craig Fuchs, director of the Honors College, said the quality of the incoming freshman class is outstanding.
“These are some exceptional young men and women,” Fuchs said. “They have demonstrated not only high academic success, but also strong character. We are pleased that they are now part of the Pittsburg State University family.”
The PSU Honors College was established to attract and retain high-achieving students to the campus and to provide them with an educationally enriched university experience. Application to the Honors College is open to incoming freshmen with an ACT composite score of 28 or higher or an SAT composite score of 1240 or higher. In addition, they must have completed a pre-college curriculum and have a high-school GPA of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
Students selected for the Honors College are eligible to receive scholarship assistance ranging from $2,200 a year for Crimson and Gold members to $9,500 a year for the Presidential Award. Presidential and University Award recipients are also eligible to receive a one-time, $2,000 study-abroad stipend.
This year’s Honor College freshmen are:
For more information about the PSU Honors College, visit the website at www.pittstate.edu/academics/honors or call Craig Fuchs at 620-235-4176.