Honors Program


CSU-Pueblo Honors ProgramMission Statement

The University Honors Program at CSU-Pueblo provides high-achieving students with enhanced learning opportunities to stimulate their engagement and development, both within an intellectual community of scholars, and as citizens of the wider university community and the world. The Program provides students with special opportunities for interaction with faculty in thought-provoking seminars and intensive guided research, as well as experiential and service-learning projects.

Admissions Requirements

Honors Program students are selected from hundreds of applicants based on the promise of academic excellence.

Incoming freshmen are invited to apply if they graduated high school with a GPA of 3.8, or a minimum combined ACT score of 26, or a minimum combined SAT score of 1200.  An index score determines final eligibility.

Current CSU-Pueblo undergraduates and undergraduate transfer students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 may also apply to the program.  Contact the Honors Program Director for more information.


John K. O'Connor, Ph.D.

Director, University Honors Program
​​Office: LARC 259
719.549.2429 (Honors office)
Email: honors@csupueblo.edu