Entering Freshman

2021-2022 Entering Freshman

 



The deadline to apply for 2021-2022 Entering Freshman Academic Scholarships has passed – please contact a financial aid counselor at 501-450-3140 or finaid@uca.edu to discuss other financial aid options that may be available to you.

 

2022-2023 Entering Freshman

 

How to Apply for Academic Scholarships
  1. Apply for Admission to UCA by January 24, 2022.  For information about the Admission application, visit the Office of Admissions and Enrollment Services.
  2. Meet all eligibility requirements of the 2022-2023 Academic Scholarship Policy by the scholarship deadline listed.
  3. Submit a separate application/resume by January 24, 2022 to be considered for the Distinguished Scholarship. A limited number of Distinguished Scholarships are available through a competitive review process following the deadline of January 24, 2022.  The application will be posted at a later date.
  4. Visit uca.edu/honors for information on how to apply for Schedler Honors College scholarships.
Deadline – January 24, 2022 for Achievement & Distinguished
Deadline – May 2, 2022 for Future Leaders & University
Deadline – January 24, 2022 for Honors College Scholarships

 

2022-2023 Freshman Academic Scholarships

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2022-2023 UCA Honors College Scholarships

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Additional Freshman Academic Scholarship Information
  • Required documentation must be submitted to the Office of Admissions and Enrollment Services by the applicable deadline.
  • If a student is graduating from high school early, a 4th or 5th semester transcript will be considered.
  • All institutional scholarships are highly competitive and awarded based on academic performance and available funds.
  • Scholarships are for the duration of 8 consecutive fall and spring semesters or through completion of a bachelor’s degree, whichever occurs first.
  • Students must be enrolled in a minimum of 15 UCA credit hours as of the 8th class day each fall and spring semester during the term of their scholarship.
  • Students must remain in good academic standing as described in the current UCA Undergraduate Bulletin.
  • Students must live in University housing to receive the housing award and therefore the annual total award. Click here to learn more about University housing options.
  • Academic scholarships will only apply to charges for in-state tuition, room/board, and mandatory fees directly assessed by the University. The housing award will only apply to housing charges directly assessed by the University.
  • Please see the 2022-2023 Academic Scholarship Policy at uca.edu/scholarships/policies for all scholarship requirements.  This will be posted at a later date.
  • For information on the Academic Scholarship renewal policy, click here.
 Additional Schedler Honors College Scholarship Information
  • To be considered for the Schedler Honors College and/or University Scholars Program, students must be admitted to UCA and complete the application to the Schedler Honors College and/or University Scholars Program at uca.edu/honors by the deadline. Please contact the Honors College at
    honors@uca.edu or 501-450-3198 with any questions or for more information regarding these scholarships.
  • For information on the Honors Scholarship renewal policy, click here.