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Entering Freshmen:

Entering freshmen must have a ranking in the top 10% of their high school graduating class or an SAT of at least 1200 (total of critical reading and mathematics) in order to be considered for admission to the Reaud Honors College.  A Composite score of 27 or higher on the ACT can be used as a substitute for the SAT.  Applicants are also expected to exhibit a record of academic achievement and community involvement.

Current or Transfer Students:

Students who have completed at least 12 hours of academic courses at Lamar University (or another college or university) and who have a GPA of at least 3.5 may also apply for acceptance into the Reaud Honors College.

How to Apply:

To apply for admission to the Reaud Honors College:

1.  Apply to Lamar University at (See other requirements at

2.  After acceptance, use your Lamar University credentials to sign in at

3.  Once you sign in, click on "Opportunities", then enter "Reaud Honors" in the search bar at the top of the page and follow the instructions.