UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

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Scholarship Guarantee


What is the Scholarship Guarantee?

UW-River Falls provides a scholarship guarantee to every new freshman who demonstrates strong academic potential. Criteria for these scholarship awards are outlined as follows:

Outstanding Academic Achievement Award - $4,000
New freshmen with a 25 ACT (1200 SAT) or higher who also rank in the top 25% of their high school class (or 3.5 GPA or higher if high school does not rank) are automatically awarded a $2,000 scholarship that is renewable for a second year with a 3.0 GPA and progress toward a degree.

Academic Achievement Award - $1,000
New freshmen with a 22 ACT (1100 SAT) or higher who also rank in the top 40% of their high school class (or 3.25 GPA or higher if high school does not rank) are automatically awarded a $1,000 scholarship their first year.

There is no need to apply for these scholarships. Once you’ve been admitted to UW-River Falls, the scholarship will automatically be awarded and applied toward your tuition. To be eligible for the fall 2019 scholarship guarantee, incoming freshmen must be admitted by May 1, 2019. Any updated test scores or transcripts must be also be received by May 1, 2019.

 


Did you know?
UW-River Falls will award more than $1.5 million in student scholarships for 2019-20.

Several other scholarships are also available upon application.

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The admission application for fall 2019 is now available.

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Admissions Office
admissions@uwrf.edu
715-425-3500
M-F, 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
112 South Hall