For FY 2017-2018 i.e. Fall 2017, Spring 2018 & Summer 2018

Beginning in Fall 2017, international graduate students may be eligible for the Non-Resident Graduate Merit Scholarship* 

For Master’s Degree applicants only.  Does not apply to applicants in the School of Medicine or School of Professional Psychology

Term of scholarship     :  Four semesters.

Amount of scholarship:  The maximum award per semester is $1250.  

Some awards may be lower.  If earned over four semesters, the maximum award will be valued at $5000.

Applicants will be notified about the award with their notification of acceptance.


For FY 2016-2017 i.e. Fall 2016, Spring 2017 & Summer 2017

Scholarship Type

Minimum GPA with 
GRE Quantitative  Score

Minimum GPA for program
that do not require GRE

Tier 1 3.9 or 164 3.9  75% discount of Non-Resident tuition
Tier 2 3.6 or 160 3.7 50% discount of Non-Resident tuition
Tier 3 3.3 and 156 3.5 25% discount of Non-Resident tuition

Award is for a minimum of 6 credit hours and a maximum of 11 credit hours per semester for up to three semesters provided the student maintains a minimum GPA of 3.0



For other scholarship information, please visit the Raider Connect page.