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The University Honors Program offers scholarship packages to all entering honors students. When general academic scholarships are included, the total award ranges from 30% to 80% of tuition and fees.

General Honors Scholarship

All students who are admitted to the University Honors Program receive an annual Honors Scholarship of $1,000, in addition to the Student Success Academic Award which ranges from $5,000 to $8,500 annually.

Honors Provost's Award

The Provost's Award is a competitive scholarship offered to outstanding students on the basis of need, leadership potential, academic success, high school record, and personal character. Awards range from $500 to $2000. All students eligible for admission to the Honors Program may apply for a Provost's Award scholarship by indicating the interest in the award.

Helen Devitt Jones Scholars Awards

These awards are competitive scholarships offered to entering students with exceptional test scores, as well as superior high school transcripts and/or writing samples and potential for academic success. Students whose incoming scores are 31+ (ACT) or 1360+ are eligible to apply for the Helen Devitt Jones Scholar Awards. Interested students may apply by noting their interest when requesting admission to the University Honors Program.


In order to renew honors scholarships annually (for four years, except for transfer students), honors students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher and an Honors courses GPA of 3.5 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.

Last Updated: Jun 06, 2013