START YOUR EDUCATION JOURNEY WITH AWARDS YOU DON’T HAVE TO PAY BACK
Did you know that unlike loans, scholarships and grants generally do not have to be repaid? That’s why we are proud to offer a variety of programs to help make your tech-infused education more affordable. Explore the awards below to find the one that’s right for you.
DEVRY UNIVERSITY BUSINESS EDGE SCHOLARSHIP
A SCHOLARSHIP TO HELP MAKE YOUR BUSINESS EDUCATION MORE AFFORDABLE
We know you work hard for your goals and that finances can sometimes be a barrier. We want to help. That’s why we offer The DeVry University Business Edge Scholarship*, an award designed to help our business students get started on the right track – in our TechPath programs**. These tech-infused business programs can help give you the edge you need to stand out and fuel your career. Because in today’s digitally driven world, the ability to navigate technology is critical to help drive businesses forward.
How it works:
The Business Edge Scholarship is available to applicants based on their incoming GPA and academic placement. All qualifying students enrolling in Accounting, Management, or Technical Management bachelor’s degree programs will receive an award of $1,000 per semester with a lifetime award of $10,000.
* Must meet merit -based qualifications. Must meet enrollment-based criteria, subject to approval, use requirements, program level and availability of funds. Specific eligibility criteria applies. Scholarship will be awarded as $1,000 per semester with a lifetime award capped at $10,000. This scholarship cannot be used in combination with any other offer or award or group-specific tuition rate.
** Requires enrollment in Accounting, Management, or Technical Management bachelor’s degree programs.
Grade Point Average and Continued Eligibility
To be eligible for the Business Edge Scholarship, you must be enrolled in a in a Bachelor’s in Accounting, Bachelor’s in Management, or Bachelor’s in Technical Management degree program at DeVry University. Qualifying new undergraduate degree-seeking students enrolling in at least 6 credit hours per semester at DeVry University are eligible – including international students studying on an F1 visa. DeVry University or Keller Graduate School of Management alumni are eligible.
Must have standard placement in Math and English on a DeVry administered placement test or placement equivalency satisfied by transfer credit
You must have applied and satisfied all scholarship criteria by Monday, January 5, 2018 (or earlier if total allocation is reached prior to this date) to be awarded for the January 2018 session.
Grade Point Average and Continued Eligibility
You must enroll with an incoming GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale to be eligible as a new student. To maintain scholarship/grant eligibility, you must retain a minimum CGPA of 2.5 and be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours per semester. Your DeVry CGPA requirement of a 2.5 will be reviewed each semester.
If your CGPA falls below 2.5, you will lose your scholarship and future awards will be removed. You may fall below 6 credit hours of enrollment in only one semester. If you do not enroll in at least 6 credit hours in the subsequent semester, you will lose your scholarship award.
If you transfer to a program that is not eligible for the Business Edge Scholarship, the scholarship will be removed.
If you are readmitted to DeVry after missing six or more consecutive sessions, you may be eligible for the Business Edge Scholarship if:
- You have a DeVry CGPA of 2.5 or above at time of admission
- You are in good academic standing. If you are unsure of your standing, contact an admissions representative.
- Only applicants enrolling in Bachelor’s in Accounting, Bachelor’s in Management, or Bachelor’s in Technical Management degree programs are eligible. Applicants enrolling in any other program are not eligible.
- Scholarship recipients who do not start within their intended start term will have their award expired and will have to reapply for available offerings at time of actual enrollment
- This scholarship is not combinable for students who qualify for one of our other special pricing programs, including military rates, partner group tuition rates through DeVryWORKS, the DeVry University Opportunity Grant
- Lifetime award for the Business Edge Scholarship is capped at $10,000, which will be awarded as $1,000 per semester
Apply by Monday, January 5, 2018
DeVry University Opportunity Grant
On the journey to your college education, we know the first steps can often be the most challenging. And we believe you deserve help starting out as you make the exciting decision to invest in your future. With our Opportunity Grant*, DeVry University offers qualifying students extra assistance in offsetting the cost of tuition.
This grant award program is available to new and readmit undergraduate students, and offers $500 toward the cost of tuition in your first semester. Specific eligibility criteria applies, see award details below.
*The DeVry University Opportunity Grant will be available in the 2017-2018 school year (July 2017 – May 2018) to new and readmit students who meet merit and need-based qualifications. Subject to approval, use requirements, program level and availability of funds. Specific eligibility criteria applies. This grant cannot be used in combination with any other offer or award or group-specific tuition rate.
To be eligible for the DeVry University Opportunity Grant, you must be enrolled in a certificate, associate or bachelor’s degree program at DeVry University. Qualifying new undergraduate degree-seeking students enrolling in at least 6 credit hours per semester for the first semester at DeVry University are eligible – including international students studying on an F1 visa and returning alumni.
Students who place in foundations coursework may not receive Opportunity Grant approval until they have successfully completed their foundations coursework.
The Opportunity Grant amount will be a one-time award of $500. The award will be paid out equally over the student’s first semester (first and second sessions) of enrollment, as long as the student remains enrolled in at least 6 credit hours for their first semester.
- Continuing students are not eligible. Readmit students must have at least a 2.5 CGPA to qualify.
- This scholarship cannot be used in combination with one of our other group-specific tuition rates, including the Business Edge Scholarship, military or corporate education partner savings.
- Opportunity Grant recipients who do not start classes in their intended session specified on the admissions application will have their award expired and will have to reapply for available offerings at that time.
Federal Grant Programs
You automatically apply for federal grant programs by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®). Please note: DeVry University's FAFSA® School Code is 010727.
Federal Pell Grant Program
Awarded to students who have not earned a bachelor's degree. Award amounts are based on the number of hours enrolled and the Federal Pell Grant program regulations.
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG)
Awarded to Pell-eligible undergraduate students (who have not earned a bachelor's degree) who demonstrate exceptional financial need.
Federal Work Study Program
The Federal Work Study (FWS) Program provides funding to DeVry University for jobs that enable students to earn money to help pay for school. Your financial need determines whether you qualify for these jobs and the maximum amount you can earn each year. Visit your DeVry University Student Central Office for more information on this program.
YELLOW RIBBON PROGRAM PARTICIPANT
The Yellow Ribbon GI Education Enhancement Program (Yellow Ribbon Program) is a provision of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008, also known as the Post-9/11 GI Bill® or Chapter 33. The Yellow Ribbon Program allows DeVry University to enter into a voluntary agreement with the Department of Veterans Affairs to contribute funds to our veterans' unmet tuition and fee charges when their tuition and fees charges exceed the maximum amount payable under Chapter 33. The program allows DeVry University to contribute an amount up to 50 percent of veterans' unmet costs; the Department of Veterans Affairs will match the amount. GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at www.benefits.va.gov/gibill. For additional information visit our Military Tuition page or contact your DeVry University Student Central Office.
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