Admissions & Financial Aid Honor Scholarship Weekend
The 122ND Annual Honor Scholarship Weekend
March 20-21, 2015
What is it?
One of the oldest and most unique scholarship competitions in the country for high school seniors. On average, 300-350 students participate each year.
On Friday, you will take an English examination and one exam from a choice of History, Chinese, French, German, Spanish, Ancient Greek or Latin. Exam details
On Saturday, you will take a mathematics examination and one exam from a choice of biology, chemistry, or physics. Exam details
What do you do?
We want you to do more than just think. Throughout the weekend, you will find ample opportunities to explore all facets of life at Wabash. You will also have a chance to see the campus, attend academic interest sessions, meet current students, learn about housing options, talk to coaches, and preview the fraternities and residence halls. There will also be cookouts, athletic events, and live entertainment on Saturday evening.
We will also host a program for parents as well on Friday, March 20 that will provide parents with opportunities to meet parents of current Wabash students, Wabash facutly, tour campus, learn more about student support services, and attend a reception in downtown Crawfordsville. Parents can register online or by calling 800-345-5385.
Who is eligible?
Only men who are high school seniors and who have applied for admission to enter Wabash College as freshmen in the fall of 2015 or who plan to file their application by March 1 are eligible. However, because of the extremely competitive nature of the 2014-2015 applicant pool, we strongly encourage you to submit your application as early as possible.
Note: This weekend qualifies as an official campus visit for Lilly Award applicants.
When can I register?
Anytime, but the registration deadline is March 17. Register Now!
What are the awards?
The maximum award per student is $25,000 per year/$100,000 over four years.
Getting to campus
If you are flying into Indianapolis, plan to arrive on Thursday, March 19. You must arrange your itinerary so that you arrive at the Indianapolis airport no later than 9:00 PM.
For your departure, you must arrange your itinerary so that you depart after 3:00 PM on Saturday, March 21 or between 9:00 AM and 2 PM on Sunday, March 22.
The Admissions Office will provide transportation to and from the Indianapolis International airport during the time frames listed above.
If you have additional questions about any aspect of Honor Scholarship Weekend, please contact the Admissions Office.
If you're eligible to attend, but unable to join us for the Honor Scholarship Weekend, we can help you arrange a personalized visit.