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Last year, Lourdes University awarded students $7.4 million in institutional scholarships, grants and aid. In fact, 97% of Lourdes undergraduate students receive some form of financial assistance. Our admissions counselors and financial aid experts are dedicated to finding our students the best financial solutions for their education.

Lourdes University has scholarship funds with varying award amounts and criteria. In addition to this general application, please complete your 2019-2020 FAFSA available on October 1 to also learn about other funds. Completion of this application does not guarantee assistance. Priority consideration given to those submitting this form by March 28, 2019.

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FULL-TIME DIRECT FROM HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

Merit Award

ACT and SAT Direct From High School GPA

Character Awards*
(Can receive up to two awards)

Legacy/Sibling up to $1,000
Military up to $1,500
Catholic High School graduate up to $2,000
Alumni Referral up to $1,000
Leadership/Service/HS Activity up to $2,000
Diversity (indicated on Application) up to $2,000
College Credit Plus/HS Freshman up to $1,000
Service up to $1,500
Public Safety/Service up to $1,500
University Grant Varies

* Priority awarding based on funds available

 Additional Institutional Aid for Full-Time Students

  • Wolf Grant
    Students and student-athletes living on campus MAY qualify for this award. Award applied to housing charges only.
  • University Grant*
    This grant is awarded based on financial need. Eligibility is determined by the Financial Aid Office.
  • Ohio Welcome Award*
    $1,500 scholarship per year awarded to students who will COMMUTE from their home in southern Michigan AND have an EFC of 0-2190.
  • Tau Scholarship for Full-Time Students Including Transfers

Five $2,000 scholarships awarded annually to selected students who demonstrate potential to exemplify Catholic and Franciscan values in their relationship with others. Recipients work an average of 4-5 hours per week with Campus Ministry. REQUIREMENTS: High School/College GPA 3.2 or higher Students must apply by March 1 and be accepted into the program. Info: Lourdes.edu/tauscholar

  • Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship for Full-Time Transfer Students

$1,000 Scholarship per academic year provided to eligible full-time transfer students and student-athletes who are members of Phi Theta Kappa. Students must notify their Admissions Counselor of their membership and maintain good academic standing. Limited to 4 semesters.

*Cannot be combined with Athletic Awards

Minimum Admission Requirements

For Admission 2.0 GPA / 18 ACT or 940 SAT
For Direct Admission to Nursing 3.0 GPA / 22 ACT or 1120 SAT
For Honors Program (must apply) 3.3 GPA / 24 ACT or 1160 ACT

FULL-TIME TRANSFER STUDENTS

Transfer GPA

Character Awards*
(Can receive up to two awards)

Legacy/Sibling up to $1,000
Military up to $1,500
Catholic High School graduate up to $2,000
Alumni Referral up to $1,000
Leadership/Service/HS Activity up to $2,000
Diversity (indicated on Application) up to $2,000
College Credit Plus/HS Freshman up to $1,000
Service up to $1,500
Public Safety/Service up to $1,500
University Grant Varies

* Priority awarding based on funds available

Additional Institutional Aid for Full-Time Transfer Students

  • Wolf Grant
    Students and student-athletes living on campus MAY qualify for this award. Award applied to housing charges only.
  • University Grant*
    This grant is awarded based on financial need. Eligibility is determined by the Financial Aid Office.
  • Ohio Welcome Award*
    $1,500 scholarship per year awarded to students who will COMMUTE from their home in southern Michigan AND have an EFC of 0-2190.
  • Tau Scholarship for Full-Time Students Including Transfers

Five $2,000 scholarships awarded annually to selected students who demonstrate potential to exemplify Catholic and Franciscan values in their relationship with others. Recipients work an average of 4-5 hours per week with Campus Ministry. REQUIREMENTS: High School/College GPA 3.2 or higher Students must apply by March 1 and be accepted into the program. Info: Lourdes.edu/tauscholar

  • Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship for Full-Time Transfer Students

$1,000 Scholarship per academic year provided to eligible full-time transfer students and student-athletes who are members of Phi Theta Kappa. Students must notify their Admissions Counselor of their membership and maintain good academic standing. Limited to 4 semesters.

*Cannot be combined with Athletic Awards

Minimum Admission Requirements

For Admission 2.0 GPA
For Direct Admission to Nursing 3.0 GPA

PART-TIME NEW & TRANSFER STUDENTS

Part Time Direct From High School GPA

Additional Scholarships Available

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
New Part-Time Transfer Students & Student-Athletes who are members of Phi Theta Kappa can receive a $500 award per academic year. Students must notify their Admissions Counselor of their membership and maintain good academic standing. Award is limited to four semesters.

Minimum Admission Requirements

For Admission 2.0 GPA / 18 ACT or 940 SAT
For Direct Admission to Nursing 3.0 GPA / 22 ACT or 1120 SAT

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