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The University of St. Thomas celebrates outstanding academic achievement and dedicated community involvement with a variety of scholarships. UST is committed to meeting the financial aid needs of all applicants. We invite students who meet certain performance criteria and demonstrate excellence in their discipline to please review the scholarship categories below. UST Scholarship recipients inspire the community and engage with their worlds to become future leaders of faith and character.

Catholic Scholarships

Several scholarships are available to new freshmen, transfer and current students who demonstrate a strong commitment to and participation in the Catholic community. For eligibility requirements and application process for each Catholic scholarship available, please visit the Catholic Scholarships page.

Scholarships for New Freshmen

Merit scholarships, Eagle Scout scholarships and Girl Scout Gold Award scholarships are available for eligible incoming freshmen. For eligibility requirements and application process, please visit the Freshmen Scholarships page.

Scholarships for Transfer Students

Scholarships are available for transfer students including Phi Theta Kappa. For eligibility requirements and information about the application process, please visit the Transfer Scholarships page.

Nursing Scholarships

Scholarship opportunities are available to students pursuing nursing careers. Please visit Nursing Scholarships page for more information.

Departmental Scholarships

UST offers departmental scholarships for incoming and current students in a variety of academic areas. Interested applicants should visit their department’s page to learn more about available scholarships. Please contact your department directly for more details.

Outside Scholarships

The University encourages students to pursue outside scholarship opportunities. Please visit the Outside Scholarships page for a list of scholarship organizations that have notified UST of their availability. Additionally, UST encourages you to utilize the listed Scholarship Search Engines to locate additional scholarships not listed.

Continuing Student Scholarships

Several scholarships are available to current students who are having financial difficulty paying their tuition and fees. For eligibility requirements and application process for each continuing student scholarship available, please visit the Continuing Student Scholarships page.

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