New freshmen applying for admission to the program must have a total SAT score of at least 1100, with a minimum of 550 in each category. Candidates must also rank in the top 20 percent of their high school class.

To apply online, follow this link.

In addition, we require a letter of recommendation from a high school teacher or guidance counselor. If you included a letter of recommendation when you applied to the university, you do not need to send us an additional copy. However if you did not include a letter of recommendation in your application to Bloomsburg University, a letter must be sent via email to or the mailing address listed at the bottom of this page.

Transfer & Current BU Students

We encourage transfer and current BU students to apply for admission to the Program. Admission is based on academic performance. A minimum grade point average of 3.4 is required.

To apply online, follow this link.

Follow the instructions provided with the initial application form in order to submit the additional required materials. Mail all materials to the following address:
Bloomsburg University
Honors Program
400 East Second Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815

Or you can submit materials electronically to