Student Handbook 2021-2022

Walsh

Scholarships

A variety of scholarships are available for incoming Walsh students. These scholarships are based upon academic achievement, minority status, academic program, and/or financial need. Newly admitted transfer students who demonstrate strong academic performance may apply for a Walsh scholarship. Students must be enrolled on at least a half-time basis in order to receive scholarship funding. In addition, a very limited number of scholarships are available for newly admitted graduate and doctoral students. The application to apply can be found online at www.walshcollege.edu/scholarships. Students must be admitted to Walsh before they can apply.

Scholarship Criteria

Specific selection criteria for scholarships are described on the scholarship application available online at www.walshcollege.edu/scholarships. Scholarship evaluation will include coursework from all colleges attended, including courses taken at out-of-country schools.

Jeffery W. Barry Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to prospective undergraduate transfer students majoring in accounting. Students must have an incoming grade point average of 3.500 to qualify.

Community College Excellence Awards

This scholarship is offered to prospective undergraduate students transferring a minimum of 60 semester credit hours from a Michigan community college. Students must have an incoming cumulative grade point average of 3.750 to qualify.

Academic Awards

These scholarships are offered to prospective undergraduate transfer students based on their proposed major and cumulative grade point average. A list of scholarships and eligibility criteria can be found online at www.walshcollege.edu/scholarships.

Multicultural Awards

These scholarships are offered to prospective undergraduate minority students and are intended to enhance diversity at Walsh. A list of scholarships and eligibility criteria can be found online at www.walshcollege.edu/scholarships.

Graduate Scholarships

A very limited number of scholarships are available for prospective graduate students. Graduate certificate students are not eligible. Applicants must have a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.600. Additional eligibility criteria can be found online at www.walshcollege.edu/scholarships.

Scholarship Application Deadline

Priority will be given for scholarships applications submitted by:

August 1 for the Fall semester
November 1 for the Winter semester
February 1 for the Spring semester
May 1 for the Summer semester

Scholarship applications received after the deadline will be considered based on availability of funds.