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FALL 2017-2018 Scholarship Opportunities

The University of Toledo awards scholarships to in-state and out-of-state students who are US citizens or eligible non-citizens. Along with stackable admission awards and college specific awards, over 85% of our incoming students receive a scholarship or grant!


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2017 direct from high school Merit AWARD matrix
UT Logo/shield ACT / NEW SAT Score
35+ 34-33 32-31 30-29 28-26 25-23 22-20
High School GPA  1560+  1550-1490   1480-1420  1410-1350  1340-1240 1230-1130 1120-1020 
+3.80  $6,000 $6,000 $6,000 $6,000 $5,500 $5,500 $4,000 
3.60 - 3.79
$6,000 $6,000 $6,000 $5,500 $5,500  $4,000 $4,000 
3.40 - 3.59 $6,000 $6,000 $5,500 $5,500 $4,000  $4,000 $4,000 
3.20 - 3.39 $5,500 $5,500 $5,500 $4,000 $4,000  $4,000 $4,000 
3.00 - 3.19 $5,500 $5,500 $4,000 $4,000 $4,000  $4,000  $1,000  
2.75 - 2.99 $5,500 $4,000 $4,000 $4,000 $4,000  $1,000  $1,000  

                               $6,000 - Distinguished Scholars Award             $5,500 - Regents Award                              
                               $4,000 - Trustees Award                                   $1,000 - Deans Award

These awards are four-year renewable scholarships that recognize outstanding students upon review of their cumulative high school GPA, ACT/SAT test scores, and core curriculum as outlined on table above. 

For students starting fall semester 2017, the scholarship amounts can be increased by review of higher ACT/SAT test scores and/or higher cumulative high school GPA, all of which must be submitted prior to the February 1, 2017 priority deadline.

Renewal criteria includes maintaining a 2.75 cumulative GPA and earning 27 UT credit hours within two semesters of the academic year.  For students who do not meet these requirements, UT maintains an appeal process detailed in the full terms and conditions. 

For full terms and conditions, click here.


2017 Out-of-State AWARD

Out-of-State Award
This $9,338 award is an additional scholarship available to academically eligible out-of-state students from outside of Ohio and Monroe County, MI to cover UT’s out-of state surcharge. Learn more

University Enrichment Grant

Students with an ACT Composite Score of 17-19 (New SAT 900-1010) and a strong academic record may be eligible for an University Enrichment Grant starting at $1,000. 


Need-based awards

Students that file the FREE APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL STUDENT AID (FAFSA) and demonstrate financial need will be considered for additional financial aid awards, such as the University Housing Award and UT Assistance Award.  The FAFSA is available starting October 1st to apply for aid for the following Fall semester.


Top Honors Award

Presidential Scholarship
Our most prestigious award that covers full tuition and general fee, room and board, and provides a one-time summer stipend of $3,000 for research or summer experience. Learn more

Stackable Awards

UT Legacy Award
Awards $500 to students who are children of alumni. Learn More

Levis Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship for the first academic year is offered to 30 - 40 incoming freshman students accepted into the Levis Leadership UT Program.  Learn more

 UT Sibling Award
Award of $1,000 per sibling who both meet the academic requirements and submit a separate application. Learn More       

Please note:  These awards have individual applications and deadlines.

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Last Updated: 9/27/18