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Opportunities for merit scholarships

75% of Fall 2020's incoming first-year Honors students received merit scholarships from either the Honors College or other sources.

Most Honors scholarships are renewable for all four years, and many are available specifically to upperclassman students. It is pretty common for students to receive new awards as sophomores, juniors, and even seniors. We have holistic criteria for scholarship awarding which considers a variety of factors, including financial need, academic excellence, and (for upperclassmen) involvement with the Honors College.

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