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We offer what you need to achieve success. Come explore and find out why so many students have decided to call one of the colleges in the Alamo Colleges District the pathway to their future.

Not sure where to start? Our Career Assessment Tool can help.

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Important! You do not have the option of saving your information and returning to the application later. It must be completed in one session. *Tip: Complete personal statements separately and copy/paste your work in the boxes below.

Part 1: Contact Information

Last Name:
First Name:
Banner ID Number (if current student):
Date of Birth: 
Preferred Phone:
Preferred Email:
How did you learn about the Palo Alto College Honors Program? Check all that apply.  
  If other, please explain:

Part 2: Academic Information

What are you working toward?  


 If other, please explain:

  If you selected "Transfer to university," please name the university you would like to transfer to.

Have you previously taken college courses at a community college, a university or as a Dual Credit student?

Anticipated graduation date from Palo Alto College Month: Year: 


Part 3: Personal Statements


Tell us a few things about your extracurricular interests and/or your work experiences. How do you balance these non-academic activities with your schoolwork? Please limit your response to 250 words.


Select ONE of the following prompts and write a brief, 250-word response

Prompt #1: Describe a moment when you felt inspired and explain why.    
Prompt #2: If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be and why?    


Part 4: Professional Reference 

Please provide the name and contact information of one individual, such as a teacher, counselor, or academic administrator, who can describe your academic potential and discuss your ability to be successful in a college honors program.

Reference Name:  
Academic Institution:  
Email Address:  
Telephone Number:  


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