Academic Excellence Room Scholarship
Outstanding incoming freshmen with exceptionally strong academic records are invited to apply for LU’s Academic Excellence Scholarship. Academic Excellence Scholars receive $8,000 per year for four years (8 consecutive long semesters) – $5,500 tuition and $2,500 room (room amount only awarded to students living in the Cardinal Village Residence Halls pending availability). Applicants should be first-time-in-college freshmen (dual credit and AP credit are not disqualifying) with a a minimum Overall SAT score of 1200 or an ACT score of 25, must rank in the top 25% of their graduating class and a record of demonstrated excellence in academics, leadership, service and/or creative endeavors. Recipients must maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and must be enrolled full-time for each semester.