The University Honors Scholarship
- 22 funded and 2 unfunded scholars admitted each fall
- 8 semesters of both in-state and out-of-state tuition*
- Most fees
- Standard semi-private on-campus housing and meal plan**
- Honors allowance of $150 per semester
- Tennessee residents are expected to apply for the Hope Lottery Scholarship
- Tennessee Hope Scholarships will be adjusted to conform with the maximum award allowed by the university
- The Honors Allowance will increase to $500 as long as the Hope Scholarship remains available
*Tuition and fees for Winter session and Summer School are not included in the UHS Scholarship.**Scholars may upgrade to a private room or more expensive residence hall or meal plan with scholars assuming the difference between standard and upgraded costs.
Admission is competitive.
A separate application, in addition to applying for admission to ETSU, is required.
- Incoming freshmen
- Minimum 3.5 high school GPA (4.0 scale)
- Minimum 29 ACT (or comparabe SAT)
- Writing skill and academic references;
- Community, school service and/or other leadership activities;
- Commitment to pursue a 4-year baccalaureate degree at ETSU's Johnson City campus.