There are three tiers of the Honors Program, these are the requirements and description for the second tier.

If accepted into the Honors Program as a Fellow you are required to maintain a GPA of at least 3.3. As a Fellow you must begin or continue to conduct research with York College Professors which is within the field you are majoring in. This research should lead you to presenting in a symposium in or out of York College. This all followed by taking 3 overall honors courses before graduation. In order to graduate as a York College Honors Program Fellow you must have fulfilled all of these criteria and maintain a GPA of 3.3-3.5