Scholarships Awarded by Syracuse University

Merit-based scholarships (money that does not need to be repaid) for undergraduate students are awarded by the Admissions Committee to recognize academic achievement. These scholarships are based on:

  • Academic credentials
  • Performance on standardized tests
  • Class rank
  • Portfolio or audition results (if relevant)
  • Community and extracurricular involvement
  • Overall citizenship and character

Academic scholarships are awarded regardless of financial need.


Scholarships Awarded by Outside Sources

Searching for scholarships from outside sources? Check out the scholarship listing and join the Scholarship Listserv to have scholarship notices sent to your email address.


For More Information

Contact the Office of Scholarship Programs for more information about Syracuse University scholarships, opportunity or incentive programs, athletic aid, or employee tuition benefits (Tuition Exchange or SU Dependent Benefit).