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Freshmen Scholarships

  • 2015-16 Merit Awards for Freshmen

    New full-time Seattle University freshman applicants will be considered for one of the following awards at the time of their admission. Freshman admits required to complete the English Language and Culture Bridge (ELCB) program to meet English Proficiency requirements are not eligible for merit awards.  Scholarship recipients must meet all university requirements for regular admission to the fall, winter or spring quarter. You may additionally qualify for need-based aid, as determined by the FAFSA.

    Academic Scholarships Amount
    Trustee Scholarship $21,000* per academic year
    Campion Scholarship $18,000* per academic year
    Bellarmine Scholarship $15,000* per academic year
    Arrupe Scholarship $9,000* per academic year

    *Amounts are renewable for up to four years (i.e.,$21,000 = $84,000 over 4 academic years) for students who maintain satisfactory academic progress which includes continuous full-time enrollment with the required GPA and completion of the required number of credits annually.

    2015-16 Merit Awards for First Year International Students

    New full-time Seattle University freshmen who are international students will be considered for one of the following awards at the time of their admission. Freshman admits required to complete the English Language and Culture Bridge (ELCB) program to meet English Proficiency requirements are not eligible for merit awards.

    Scholarship recipients must meet all university requirements for regular admission to the fall, winter, or spring quarter.

    International students are those students who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents and typically require a visa to study in the United States. International freshman applicants must submit official SAT or ACT scores in order to be considered for a scholarship award.

    Academic Scholarships Amount
    President's Scholarship for International Students $10,000* per academic year
    Provost's Scholarship for International Students $7,000* per academic year
    Dean's Scholarship for International Students $5,000* per academic year

    *Amounts are renewable for up to four years (i.e., $10,000 = $40,000 over 4 academic years) for students who maintain satisfactory academic progress, which includes continuous full-time enrollment with the required GPA and completion of the required number of credits annually.