Academic scholarships for incoming class of 2014

Valparaiso University is pleased to reward students demonstrating exceptional high school achievement with academic scholarships. All admitted students will be automatically considered.

Founders & Board of Directors

Founders: Full tuition


Board of Directors: $23,500 per year 

Additional Selection Criteria (Founders Scholarship & Board of Directors)

  • For entering freshmen only; selected from an extremely competitive pool by Valpo staff and faculty.
  • Must be an exceptional fit for Valparaiso University in all aspects of life-academically, spiritually, socially, and extra-curricular.
  • Student must have a commitment to leadership and service.

Application Process

  • Submit a completed admission application with required materials by Dec. 1
  • Interview required for final candidates by invitation only

Notification/Contact

  • Invitation to interview: late December for Board of Directors and late February for Founders
  • Award Notification: December for Board of Directors, late February for Founders
  • Contact Office of Admission for questions

 

Presidential Scholarship

  • $14,500 - $19,000 per year 

Additional Selection Criteria

  • Entering freshmen only
  • Based upon highest combined subscore (ACT or SAT) and GPA. Improved test scores or seventh semester transcript may be considered if received by Feb 15.

Application Process

  • All admitted freshmen students will have their files automatically reviewed for scholarship consideration

Notification/Contact

  • Notified with offer of admission
  • Contact Office of Admission for questions

 

Honors Award

  • $11,000 - $12,000 per year 

Additional Selection Criteria

  • Entering freshmen only
  • Based upon highest combined subscore (ACT or SAT) and GPA. Improved test scores or seventh semester transcript may be considered if received by Feb 15.

Application Process

  • All admitted freshmen students will have their files automatically reviewed for scholarship consideration

Notification/Contact

  • Notified with offer of admission
  • Contact Office of Admission for questions