Application Requirements

For Current Freshman/First Year Students

Most Business Honors students are admitted through the Incoming Freshman admissions process. One additional admission opportunity is available to you during your freshman (first) year.


You must have been admitted to Texas A&M via the freshman admission process and begun enrollment in the summer or fall semester.

Current business (BUAD) majors: earn a 3.7 or higher GPA in your first fall semester.

Current non-business majors: earn a 3.7 or higher GPA in your first fall semester and meet the requirements for entry to Mays Business School by the end of your first spring semester.


The Mays Business Honors Current Student Application for the Class of 2026 is now available. All applications must be electronically submitted by Friday, January 27th, 2023 at 5:00pm CST.

  • The application is comprised of an electronic application form linked below. Students must complete the form including uploading an essay, transcript, and one page resume. Please thoroughly review the application instructions application instructions before beginning your application.
  • The application form can be found here.
  • Link to application:¬†
  • Applicants will be informed about whether or not they have received an interview on February 2nd, 2023.

Additional questions regarding the application process can be directed to

Deadline: Friday, January 27th at 5:00pm CST

Selections will be made in March before course registration begins so students can take advantage of the Business Honors course selection process for the fall.

For Current Freshman/First Year Students (Spring admission)

If you were admitted to and began enrollment at Texas A&M in a spring semester rather than a fall semester, you may still apply to Business Honors. You must have been admitted to the university through the freshman admissions process. If you can reasonably anticipate earning a 3.7 or higher GPA after your first semester and are interested in applying to Business Honors, email during your first semester (around April) for more information on how to apply.