SCHOLARSHIP
OPPORTUNITIES

 

In recognition for students who exhibit an outstanding academic performance, the University of Arizona offers the International Tuition Award which offers:

  • $2,000 - $24,000 per academic year for freshman OR
  • $5,000 per academic year for transfer students.

A limited number of merit-based scholarships may be awarded to admitted students for Fall 2018.

International Freshmen Scholarship Awards

ACT32-3630-3128-2926-27
Old SAT1400-16001330-13901240-13201170-1230
New SAT1450-16001390-14401310-13801240-1300
TOEFL79 or above79 or above79 or above79 or above
IELTS6.5 or above6.5 or above6.5 or above6.5 or above
PTE Academic53 or above53 or above53 or above53 or above
4.00+$24,000$20,000$16,000$12,000
3.75-3.99$20,000$18,000$16,000$12,000
3.5-3.749$16,000$14,000$10,000$8,000
3.25-3.49$12,000$10,000$8,000$6,000
3.0-3.249$10,000$8,000$6,000$4,000

To be eligible for the freshmen scholarship awards listed above, students must earn the associated ACT or SAT score AND English Proficiency score from one of the qualifying tests, along with the cumulative GPA listed.

OR

TOEFL79 or above
IELTS6.5 or above
PTE Academic53 or above
4.00+$10,000
3.75-3.99$8,000
3.5-3.749$6,000
3.25-3.49$4,000

Deadline

April 1: Submit a complete application and all required documents for admission by April 1 for Fall 2018. Documents submitted after April 1 will not be used for scholarship consideration.
May 1: Freshman scholarship recipients must accept their award by paying their enrollment fee by May 1.
June 1: Transfer scholarship recipients must accept their award by paying their enrollment fee by June 1.

Selection

The International Tuition Award is a highly competitive undergraduate tuition scholarship offered annually to a select number of international students attending the UA.

  1. Students selected for this scholarship will receive a notification by email and a letter in their admissions packet.
  2. Offers are non-negotiable and are not increased to match offers from other institutions.
  3. The award must be used the semester for which it was first offered.
  4. Awards are not offered for spring or summer terms.

Eligibility

  1. Must verify your lawful presence.
  2. Awards are for undergraduate studies only.
  3. Meet the criteria from the charts above.
  4. In addition to the criteria above, submit a complete application and all required documents for admission by April 1 for Fall 2018.
  5. Scholarship recipients must accept their award by paying their enrollment fee by May 1 for freshmen and by June 1 for transfer students.
  6. Sponsored students are not eligible. However, if sponsorship is for years two - four only, a one time award may be applied per the charts above.
  7. Non-degree seeking, exchange, and conditionally admitted students are not eligible.