Financial support for your studies

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$15,000 per qualified student.

Do I qualify for a scholarship?

To find out whether you are eligible to apply, you'll need to take a look at the requirements for each individual scholarship. If you are not eligible for one particular scholarship, there may be another you can apply for instead.

What types of scholarship are available?

International Award or INTO SLU International Year One Scholarship

Undergraduate; considered at admission; no separate scholarship application required

Maximum value

$60,000

Eligibility

  • $15,000/year†
  • Scholarship recipients guaranteed scholarship for up to a total of 8 semesters to cover IYO/UTP‡/Direct Entry and UG Degree.
  • Succesful academic progress and maintenance of a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA is required (may vary by award).
  • AE+IYO, IYO, AE+UTP, UTP and Direct Entry UG only study plans are eligible
  • Scholarship interview may be required.
  • Deadline: None, Rolling

Tuition payable first year: $21,010-$36,010ˆ

†Certain regions: IYO/UTP scholarships amount may vary, other eligibilty requirements may apply. Direct Entry scholarship follow SLU merit-based awarding criteria.

‡UTP students: maximum amount of semesters availabe for scholarship renewal may be reduced depending on how many transfer credits are accepted.

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

SLU Merit-Based Scholarship

Undergraduate; considered at admission; no separate scholarship required

Maximum value

$100,000

Eligibility

  • $25,000/year
  • Qualified applicants automatically considered
  • Consideration based on SAT/ACT♦ scores and/or GPA
  • AE+IYO, IYO, and Direct Entry UG only study plans are eligible
  • Deadline: None, Rolling

Tuition payable first year: $21,010-$36,010ˆ

♦Saint Louis Unviersity is test optional, SAT/ACT not required for admission but may be considered for scholarship decisions.

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

Catholic High School Scholarship

Undergraduate; considered at admission; no separate scholarship application requires

Maximum value

$20,000

Eligibility

  • $5,000 per year
  • Automatically awarded to freshman applicants from a Jesuit or Catholic high school
  • AE+IYO, IYO, and Direct Entry UG only study plans are eligible
  • Deadline: None, Rolling
  • Can be combined with other merit-based scholarships

Tuition payable first year: $21,010-$36,010ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

Jesuit High School Scholarship

Undergraduate; considered at admission; no separate scholarship application required

Maximum value

$16,000

Eligibility

  • $4,000/year
  • Automatically awarded to freshman applicants from a Jesuit or Catholic high school
  • AE+IYO, IYO, and Direct Entry UG only study plans are eligible
  • Deadline: None, Rolling
  • Can be combined with other merit-based scholarships

Tuition payable first year: $21,010-$36,010ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

Gaokao Scholarship

Undergraduate; country-specific and transfer scholarships

Maximum value

$14,000

Eligibility

  • $10,000-$14,000 per year
  • An overall Gaokao score placing the student in the middle of Tier 2 or better
  • 125/150 for standard Gaokao; 100/120 for the Gaokao from the Jiangsu Province
  • Directly admissible to the program of study
  • Speaking proficiency equivalent to a CEFR score of B2+ based on required video interview conducted by Saint Louis University faculty

Tuition payable first year: $37,010-$41,010ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

Korean Student Scholarship

Undergraduate; country-specific and transfer scholarships

Eligibility

  • Up to full tuition
  • Korean citizenship
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • TOEFL score of 80 or IELTS score or 6.5 or above
  • Inquire with Saint Louis University

Tuition payable first year: $0 to variableˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

Transfer: Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarsihp

Undergraduate; country-specific and transfer scholarships

Eligibility

  • $13,000 per year minimum when combined with merit scholarship
  • Fully admitted to SLU as an international undergraduate transfer student
  • 3.0+ GPA
  • Completed 24+ transferable credits
  • Separate application required
  • Deadline: February 1

Tuition payable first year: $26,010-$38,010ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

Transfer: Merit-based scholarship

Undergraduate; country-specific and transfer scholarships

Maximum value

$14,000

Eligibility

  • $10,000-$14,000 per year
  • Fully admitted to SLU as an international undergraduate transfer student
  • 3.0+ GPA
  • Completed 24+ transferable credits
  • Qualified applicants automatically considered

Tuition payable first year: $37,010-$41,010ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

SLU Presidential Scholarship

Undergraduate; Direct Entry only; competitive; separate application required; deadlines apply

Eligibility

  • Full tuition
  • 3.85+ GPA
  • Separate application required
  • Deadline: December 1

Tuition payable first year: $0ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

SLU Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship

Undergraduate; Direct Entry only; competitive; separate application required; deadlines apply

Eligibility

  • $13,000 per year minimum when combined with merit scholarship
  • 3.25+ GPA
  • Separate Application Required
  • Deadline: December 1

Tuition payable first year: $26,010-$38,010ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

INTO SLU Graduate Regional Scholarship

Graduate

Maximum value

$10,000

Eligibility

  • up to $10,000 (Graduate Pathway 1-,2-semester)
  • Admitted to a Graduate Pathway programn
  • Contact INTO Regional Representative
  • Limited availability: first come, first served

Tuition payable first year: $15,520-$25,670ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

Global Graduate Programs Scholarship

Graduate

Maximum value

$20,000

Eligibility

  • $2,000-$20,000 (Available for Direct Entry or progression from Graduate Pathway)
  • Admission into a qualifying graduate degree program (Eligible graduate programs: analytics, applied financial economics, artificial intelligence, bioinformatics and computational biology, business administration (MBA), computer science, cybersecurity, engineering (all specialties), information systems, leadership and organizational development, professional studies, project management, strategic intelligence, supply chain management.)
  • Awarded at time of Direct Entry or Graduate Pathway admission
  • Scholarship interview may be required.
  • Global Graduate Scholarships can be combined with INTO SLU Graduate Pathway Scholarships

Tuition payable first year: $22,000-$32,000ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

Direct Entry Graduate

Graduate

Eligibility

  • Amount varies
  • Inquire with academic department for any scholarship or funding availability, eligibility and application processes and deadlines. Refer to SLU.edu

Tuition payable first year: varies

Public Health Service Award

Graduate

Maximum value

$10,000

Eligibility

  • $5,000-$10,000
  • Direct Entry admission to master's programs in College for Public Health and Social Justice (e.g., master of public health, master of science in epidemiology and biostatistics)
  • Selection based on applicant essay and/or experience related to public health and medical professions

Tuition payable first year: Varies

Director's Scholarship^^

SLU Madrid Undergraduate

Eligibility

  • Full tuition
  • 3.85+ GPA
  • Separate application required
  • Scholarship does not apply to students in Academic English Program
  • Deadline: March 1

Tuition payable first year: $0ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

ˆˆStudents awarded a scholarship who start in Madrid and finish in St. Louis will continue to receive a corresponding award (note: SLU-Madrid Director's Scholarship award converts into the St. Louis Campus Vice President Scholarship). For more information, visit https://www.slu.edu/madrid/admissions/scholarships-financial-aid.php

Merit Based Scholarship

SLU Madrid Undergraduate

Eligibility

  • up to 9,000€ per year
  • Qualified applicants automatically considered
  • Scholarship does not apply to students in Academic English Program
  • Deadline: Fall, rolling until August 1. Spring, rolling until December 1
  • Transfer Deadline: Rolling

Tuition payable first year: 11,810€-21,710€ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

Jesuit/Catholic High School Scholarship

SLU Madrid Undergraduate

Eligibility

  • up to 2,500€ per year
  • Qualified applicants automatically considered
  • Scholarship does not apply to students in Academic English Program
  • Deadline: Fall, rolling until August 1. Spring, rolling until December 1
  • Transfer Deadline: Rolling

Tuition payable first year: 11,810€-21,710€ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

Transfer: Merit-Based Scholarship

SLU Madrid Undergraduate

Eligibility

  • up to 7,600€ per year
  • Qualified applicants automatically considered
  • Scholarship does not apply to students in Academic English Program
  • Deadline: Fall, rolling until August 1. Spring, rolling until December 1
  • Transfer Deadline: Rolling

Tuition payable first year: 11,810€-21,710€ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives a scholarship value listed for this program.

*Amounts subject to change. Limited awards at maximum value.

How much money is on offer?

The amount of money available through scholarships can vary. Remember that a scholarship will only cover some of your tuition fees. You will still have to fund your remaining tuition fees and your accommodation, insurance, visa and other living costs in full. For more information, see our fees and finance page.

What is the process of applying for a scholarship?

To be considered for this opportunity, submit your application to a Pathway program and once you have received your offer letter, ask your Education Counselor or Enrolment Services Advisor whether there is a scholarship available.

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