Transfer Students

Incoming transfer students pursuing any undergraduate major may participate in the Honors Program.


To begin the Honors Track at Drake, please send a letter of intent and complete the Intent to Change to Honors Program Track form. Submitting this form allows your degree audit to reflect that you are pursuing the Honors Track and not the AOI Track.


You may submit your materials to the Honors Office in Medbury 206/209 or by emailing

Transfer evaluation:

Submit your previous Honors coursework for consideration for Drake Honors credit, send a transcript of previous coursework at other institutions to Jennifer McCrickerd, Honors Director, at

Many courses are cross-listed in other departments, giving students a chance to experience the small, interdisciplinary, discussion-based atmosphere of Honors courses while still earning credit toward degree requirements.