The Out-of-State Tuition Award provides a guaranteed tuition award to all out-of-state resident undergraduate students.

Scholarship Value Varies by Entering Class Year

  • Fall 2019 - Spring 2020

    The Out-of-State Tuition Award is currently valued at $4,144, for full-time students who first enrolled in the summer or fall of 2019. This award has a four year value of $16,578.

    The award is applied in equal parts to the fall and spring semester ($2,072 per semester in the 2019-2020 academic year for full-time students).

    In the 2019-2020 academic year, that equals an annual tuition savings of $4.144 for a full-time student.

    The Out-of-State Tuition Award involves no cash transactions. Micro-scholarships earned from ESU on raise.me are included in these awards.

  • Fall 2018 - Spring 2019

    The Out-of-State Tuition Award is currently valued at $4,144, for full-time students who first enrolled in the summer or fall of 2018. This award has a four year value of $16,578.

    The award is applied in equal parts to the fall and spring semester ($2,072 per semester in the 2018-2019 academic year for full-time students).

    In the 2018-2019 academic year, that equals an annual tuition savings of $4.144 for a full-time student.

    The Out-of-State Tuition Award involves no cash transactions. Micro-scholarships earned from ESU on raise.me are included in these awards.

  • Prior to Fall 2018

    The Out-of-State Tuition Award is currently valued at $3,858, for full-time students who first enrolled in the summer or fall of 2018. This award has a four year value of $15,432.

    The award is applied in equal parts to the fall and spring semester ($1,929 per semester in the 2018-2019 academic year for full-time students).

    In the 2018-2019 academic year, that equals an annual tuition savings of $3,858 for a full-time student.

    The Out-of-State Tuition Award involves no cash transactions. Micro-scholarships earned from ESU on raise.me are included in these awards.

To be eligible for The Out-of-State Tuition Award, a student must be offered admission to ESU and qualify as an out-of-state undergraduate student for tuition purposes.

Out-of-state freshmen and transfer students are eligible for the Out-of-State Tuition Award if they are a not a legal resident of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for tuition purposes.

Eligibility is determined by a student’s residency classification as an out-of-state student. Students who receive The Out-of-State Tuition Award are not eligible to receive the STEM, ACE or The Students First Tuition Scholarship during the same academic year.

There are no additional criteria for eligibility or maintenance of the award other than students must be registered for a minimum of 12 credits each semester to receive the full tuition award amount. Students who are registered for less than 12 credits will receive a prorated tuition award based on the number of credits for which they are registered for at the end of the add-drop period.

The Out-of-State Tuition Award is renewable for the duration of a student’s undergraduate study without regard to the selected college major. Students must maintain non-Pennsylvania resident undergraduate status to continue to receive the award.

Students must continue to register for a minimum of 12 credits per semester in order to receive the full tuition award amount. Students who are registered for less than 12 credits will receive a prorated tuition award based on the number of credits for which they are registered for at the end of the add-drop period.

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