B Start

The B Start program is no longer being offered. To learn more about being a business student in the Irvin D. Reid Honors College, please email honors@wayne.edu or call (313) 577-3030.

Current students: Continuation criteria

  • Good standing and active membership in the Honors College
  • Maintenance of a 3.3 or higher GPA
  • Participation in B Start seminars
  • Demonstration of continuing volunteer work related to business
  • Holding a leadership position in a student organization each year following freshman year
  • Annual meeting with an academic adviser from the Mike Ilitch School of Business
  • Participation in designated programs in the Mike Ilitch School of Business
  • Graduation with an undergraduate degree in business with a 3.0 or higher GPA in core courses
  • Graduation with University Honors (36 credits of Honors coursework, including a senior thesis and seminar)
  • Submission of a monthly journal of B Start experiences