2024-25 Scholarship Timeline

Deadline Task
September 1, 2023 General Scholarship Application opens for 2024-2025
December 1, 2023 General Scholarship Application deadline for 2024-2025 Presidential Fellowship consideration
December 31, 2023 FAFSA opens for academic year 2024-2025
February 3, 2024 Presidential Fellowship Competition (Invitation Required)
February 5, 2024 General Scholarship Application deadline for 2024-2025
Mid-March Financial Aid Offer letters sent via mail
June 1, 2024 Scholarship acceptance deadline
June 1, 2024 Non-traditional student and graduate student-Specific scholarships deadline

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Information for Your Success

2024-2025 FAFSA - Important Update

The soft launch of the 2024-25 FAFSA is underway. Visit our Financial Aid  page for more details.

Submit the FAFSA

All undergraduate students must file and complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in order to accept any university scholarships and/or discounts.

Submit the FAFSA

Academic Achievement Scholarships

Competitive Scholarships


  • Competitive scholarships are not awarded until after the application deadline.
  • Take your time to submit a thorough, complete application.
  • Not following directions or not completing all requirements of the application process may result in elimination from the selection process.
  • Explore all of your options and learn more about external scholarships through the link below.

External Scholarships

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