Helping you become a Blugold is our top priority. The UW-Eau Claire Foundation provides $850,000+ in scholarships to incoming students like you each year!
Scholarships are awarded in various amounts and are based on a number of criteria (which must be met at the point of admission). Some scholarships are awarded automatically based on your college application, while others require that you fill out a separate application. Make sure to apply for scholarships before our priority deadline of December 1 for early awards or February 1 for other awards.
The following scholarships are guaranteed if the criteria are met and will be awarded to students automatically.
Freshman Honors Guarantee | $1,000
All incoming freshmen invited to join the University Honors Program during their first fall semester receive a guaranteed $1,000 scholarship based on the following criteria:
- 28+ ACT (1300+ SAT total) and in the top 5% of high school class (or a GPA of 3.95 if class rank is unavailable or #1 in your high school class)
- 29+ ACT (1330+ SAT total) and in the top 10% of high school class (or a GPA of 3.95 if class rank is unavailable)
- 30+ ACT (1360+ SAT total) and in the top 15% of high school class (or a GPA of 3.95 if class rank is unavailable)
Out-of-State Student Scholarship | $2,000
Guaranteed award of at least $2,000 to out-of-state first-year students who meet the basic scholarship eligibility criteria (ACT of 25+ or SAT total of 1200+ and top 25% of graduating class or GPA of 3.5 if class is unranked). Students must reside in states other than Wisconsin or Minnesota and be considered non-residents for tuition purposes.How to apply for scholarships
Freshmen and transfer students who have been admitted are eligible to apply for scholarships. If deadlines for scholarships are quickly approaching, you may begin your application prior to admission.
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