Admissions Scholarships

Admissions Scholarships

Millersville University Scholarships offered through the Admissions Office

Recipients will be selected based on students' academic performance. No application is required. 

*Students who qualify for scholarships will be placed in a pool and students will be selected from that pool based on their qualifications. Please note: a change in the student's financial aid eligibility could impact the amount of the award.

Commitment to Excellence Scholarship for Freshman

  • Awarded for 4 consecutive semesters
  • Must maintain a 2.0 GPA each semester
  • Must be an incoming freshman

Commitment to Excellence Scholarship for Transfer Students

  • Awarded for 4 consecutive semesters
  • Must maintain a 2.0 GPA each semester
  • Must be a Pennsylvania resident

Out of State Housing Grant

  • Awarded for 4 consecutive semesters
  • Must maintain a 2.0 GPA each semester
  • Must reside in on campus housing
  • Must have financial need

Board of Governors Scholarship

  • Awarded for 8 consecutive semesters
  • GPA criteria: after 2 payments GPA must be a 2.5, after 4 payments GPA must be a 2.75, after 6 payments GPA must be a 3.0
  • Awarded to an incoming freshmen

International Housing Grant

  • Awarded for 4 consecutive semesters
  • Must maintain a 2.0 GPA each semester
  • Must be in a degree program

Search for Excellence Scholarship

  • Awarded to out of state students
  • Must maintain a 2.0 GPA each semester
  • Renewable for 8 consecutive semesters

Reduced Tuition Eligibility for Out of State Residents

High Achievers Tier 1

  • Out-of-state tuition reduced by approximately $5000 per year.
  • Required minimum 1200 on the re-designed SAT* or a 26 ACT.
  • OR cumulative high school GPA of 3.75 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Maintain good academic standing to keep the reduced rate.

High Achievers Tier 2

  • Out-of-state tuition reduced by approximately $3000 per year.
  • Required minimum 1000 on the re-designed SAT* or a 21 ACT.
  • OR cumulative high school GPA of 3.50 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Maintain good academic standing to keep the reduced rate. 

*Students who wish to qualify for Millersville’s out-of-state tuition reduction program may do so either with an SAT score on the new re-designed test, or a score on the old SAT which is equivalent to the re-designed SAT based on the concordance table provided by College Board.

Transfers

  • Out of state tuition reduced by approximately $3,000 per year.
  • Required minimum of 12 transferrable credits and a 3.5 overall GPA upon entry to Millersville.
  • Final college transcript is required to receive the reduction.
  • Maintain good academic standing to keep the reduced rate (for a maximum of 6 semesters).

    Out of State Tuition and Fees Cost Comparison Chart

Out of State Tuition and Fees

$20,920 per year

Tier 2 Reduced Tuition and Fees

$17,920 per year

Tier 1 Reduced Tuition and Fees

$15,920 per year

  **These figures are based on 2016-17 ESTIMATED tuition and fees for full time enrollment (12-18  credits).