UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
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 2018 scholarship guarantee, incoming freshmen must be admitted by May 1, 2018. Any updated test scores or transcripts must be also be received by May 1, 2018.