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Merit-Based Scholarships

Academic Scholarship Requirements

Fall 2021 Freshman Merit Scholarships

St. John’s University is pleased to offer merit based scholarships to first year, full-time undergraduate students who enroll in a bachelor’s level degree program for the Fall 2021 term. The admission application is used to automatically determine merit scholarship eligibility; no additional application is required.

All applicants may be considered for a range of other merit and need based grants. Financial need is determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). All eligible students are encouraged to file the FAFSA when it becomes available October 1. $417 million Undergraduate financial aid received in 2019-2020.

If you would like more information about our other scholarship opportunities, please feel free to look at our Catholic, Ozanam, and transfer scholarships. In addition, please look into all of the financial assistance available at St. John's through our financial aid services.

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