Scholarships

All students accepted in the College receive a scholarship package averaging 40% 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 College 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 who are eligible to be considered for this award will have ACT composite scores of 30 or higher, SAT Critical Reading and Math scores of 1350 or higher, or SAT 16 Evidence-Based Reading and Math scores of 1400 or higher.

Requirements

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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