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    Merit Scholarships

    Ursuline College offers a variety of scholarships based on academic performance to first-year students coming directly from high school.


    Scholarships are awarded based on application for admission to the College. No separate application is required. Students must have clear admission to Ursuline College prior to August 1 for consideration. Scholarship amounts are based on GPA and test scores at the point of admission. Students are awarded one of the scholarships listed below based on the combination of their GPA and test scores as reviewed at the point of admission. High school GPA is based on a weighted 4.0 scale; other grading scales will be converted to a 4.0.

    Fall 2020 Scholarship Matrix

    All traditional student scholarships are renewable if the student is full-time and maintains a 2.0 college GPA. Part-time students and students with previous bachelor’s degrees are not eligible.

    Other Ursuline College Scholarships

    In addition to receiving one of Ursuline’s Merit Scholarships, students may be eligible for one of the awards listed below. Students must be clearly admitted to the College to be considered for the following scholarships.

    FAFSA Award

    Students who complete the FAFSA by December 1 will received a $1,000 award when admitted to the College.

    Alumnae Scholarship

    • Up to $1,000
    • Recipient must be the child or niece of an Ursuline College or St. Johns College alumnae.

    Archbishop Hoban Scholarship

    • Check for deadlines with your guidance counselor.
    • Up to $1,000
    • Awarded to students from Catholic high schools in the Cleveland Diocese.
    • Students must apply through high school guidance counselors.

    Mulhausen Chemistry Scholarship

    • Up to $5,000
    • For Chemistry majors or minors
    • Students are considered for this award upon application
    • Read more here
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    Applying for Private Scholarships

    Ursuline College is a member of Financial Aid Web Search Through the Web (FastWeb). FastWeb is the largest and most complete scholarship search on the Internet. It provides access to a searchable database of more than 400,000 private scholarships, fellowships, grants, and student loans. FastWeb is a free service. It is best to start your search for private scholarships early – usually in December, for the following academic year. Scholarship application deadlines are commonly in February through May.

    Please note that the following web sites provide free information on available scholarships. You should not have to pay anything to obtain outside scholarship information.