All students accepted in the program receive a scholarship package averaging 50% of tuition and fees.  Scholarships are awarded based on entering scores, high school grades and standing, the online application, and potential for student leadership and academic success.

General Honors Scholarship

Students admitted to the University Honors Program receive the annual Honors Scholarship ranging from $1,000 to $3,000, in addition to the Student Success Academic Award which ranges from $5,500 to $11,000 annually.

Helen Devitt Jones Scholars Awards

This award is a competitive scholarship offered to entering students with exceptional test scores, as well as superior high school transcripts and/or writing samples and potential for academic success.  The Helen Devitt Jones Scholars Award ranges from $500 to $3,000 in addition to the General Honors Scholarship.  Students whose incoming scores are 31+ or 1360+ are eligible to be considered for the Helen Devitt Jones Scholars Awards. Interested students may apply by noting their interest on the Honors Program application.

27-28     1210-1280     $1000


In order to renew Honors scholarships annually (for four years, except for transfer students), Honors students must maintain an overall GPA of 3.4 or higher. Students may be placed on probation for one semester without losing the scholarships.

All scholarship offers are pending subject to completion of all official financial aid forms.

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