About the Scholarship
Arcadia University provides integrated, liberal arts and professional learning experiences that cultivate leaders who are intellectually fearless and uniquely prepared for life and work.
First-year students are awarded based on ACT/SAT GPA scores, the area that he/she is studying in, high school rank, and community involvement. Transfer students are considered based on their academic performance. A student must demonstrate high academic excellence, leadership ability, community involvement and high economic need to avail this scholarship fund.
In addition to that, a student must maintain the minimum GPA specified by the Arcadia University Financial Aid. All students who enroll for full-time undergraduate admission at Arcadia University will be automatically considered for this award.
How to Apply for Scholarship?
A student must apply for FSA ID which serves as his/her e-signature on FAFSA application form. The FAFSA form is used to determine a student and his/her family to pay for their education.
During the submission of the FAFSA application, a student should select the IRS Data Retrieval option so that his/her FAFSA can be updated automatically with 2017 federal tax figures.
Also, a student must complete the Arcadia Financial Aid Application for Undergraduate Students and submit it to the financial aid.
A student must also demonstrate their high academic performance and leadership ability by submitting the official transcripts/documents.
Award Amount and Deadline
The university is funding scholarship amount up to $24000 to first-year students and $17000 to transfer students per year to any number of applicants and is non-renewable.
The Financial aid of Arcadia University has fixed the deadline on 15th March 2019, hence all applicants need to apply for this scholarship on or before the specified deadline.
A student should have academic excellence, outstanding leadership, and community service of both first-year and transfer applicants.
First-year students are evaluated on the basis of their grades, SAT/ACT scores, types of coursework taken, high school rank and involvement.
Students will need to score at least 530 on the paper-based version of the TOEFL, 200 on the computer-based version, or 70 on the new Internet-based version. Students may also take the IETLS; a score of 6.0 or higher is required for this test.