Approximately 50 students are selected for the program each year. As entering freshmen, Presidential Scholars can be considered. Honors Fellows must maintain a 3.3 GPA throughout their studies at Siena.

Students interested in the Standish Honors Program must submit a letter or email of intent to Mariah Rodriguez in the Office of Admissions by the deadline specified on their website.  A committee of faculty and the Honors Director review applications and the Admissions staff notify prospective students of their decisions in a timely manner. 

Application Requirements

  • Application
  • Original essay
  • Official transcript
  • School counselor recommendation
  • Teacher recommendation

For More Information or questions Contact


Honors Director and Professor of History