Frequently asked questions from parents, school counselors, and students.
|Commonwealth Honors Academy||Governor’s Scholars Program|
|Three-week program on the Murray State campus||Five-week program on several campuses in Kentucky|
|Available to students from Kentucky and out of state||Only open to Kentucky residents|
|No more than 120 students||300-350 students per campus|
|Graduates receive an in-state full-tuition scholarship with a 3.5 cumulative high school GPA and a minimum 25 ACT Composite score. Students who do not meet this criteria will have the opportunity to receive the Academic Achievement scholarship for First-time Freshmen students.Learn more about scholarships →||Graduates offered scholarships of varying amounts at many major universities in Kentucky|
|$250 tuition processing fee*||No cost except for personal expenses|
*Tuition processing fee waived if student receives free or reduced student lunch, or receives an ACT fee waiver.
If you are certain you do not want to participate, you are asked to sign and return the "Notice of Non-Attendance Form" received with your acceptance letter as quickly as possible so that alternates may be notified.
Those of you who accept the offer to attend will receive an email in the middle of May (sent to the email address included on the application). This will include your class assignments and a schedule for Opening/Move-in Day.