Admission to the Philosophy, Politics and the Public Honors Program is competitive. To qualify for participation, students must be interested in defining "the public," which can have many different meanings including the people, a forum for ideas, a physical space or even shared states of consciousness.

  1. Students should rank in the top 15 percent of their high school class and present composite scores of at least 1300 (SAT) or 29 (ACT).
  2. In addition to the guidelines for academic scholarship, prospective PPP students need to complete an application form.
  3. An interview may also be requested at the discretion of the program director.
  4. During the application window, students can apply to the PPP program and other honors programs through Road to Xavier.
  5. The application deadline is April 15th.

PPP students are eligible for all scholarship awards available from Xavier University. In addition, the University Scholars program is able to offer some supplementary scholarship assistance to qualified students.

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