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Out-Of-State Warhawk Scholarship

ULM offers the Out-of-State Warhawk Scholarship to first-time, full-time freshmen and transfer students who qualify. This fee waiver is valued at $6,050 per semester, or $12,100 per year.

Requirements for First-Time, Full-Time Freshmen*:

GPA 3.5-4.0

Academic Scholarship

Housing Award**

Out-of-State Warhawk Scholarship***

Total Award

President's Distinguished
ACT 33-36*

$6000

$7550

$12100

$25650

President's Distinguished
ACT 30-32*

$6000

$5000

$12100

$23100

Academic Excellence
ACT 27-29

$4000

$3500

$12100

$19600

Academic Merit
ACT 23-26

$2000

$2500

$12100

$16600

Ace's Award
ACT 20-22

$1500

-

$12100

$13600

GPA 3.0-3.49

Academic Scholarship

Housing Award**

Out-of-State Warhawk Scholarship***

Total Award

President's Distinguished
ACT 30-36*

$6000

$3500

$12100

$21600

Academic Excellence
ACT 27-29

$4000

$3000

$12100

$19100

Academic Merit
ACT 23-26

$2000

$2000

$12100

$16100

Ace's Award
ACT 20-22

$1500

-

$12100

$13600

For information regarding SAT test scores, see theSAT Scholarship Grid PDF.

*Students with a 30-32 will be awarded a laptop, and students(Domestic Students Only)with a 33-36 will be awarded a laptop and a study abroad stipend (up to $4,500) sponsored by the President’s Top Hawks Fund.

**Students must live on campus to be eligible for the housing award.

***To qualify for the Warhawk Out-of-State Fee Waiver, non-Louisiana resident, first-time, full-time students must meet the following academic requirements:

-- Minimum ACT Composite of 21 or SAT Total of 1060(Domestic only)

-- Minimum ACT English of 15 or SAT Evidence Based Reading and Writing of 440

-- Minimum ACT Math of 16 or SAT Mathematics of 430

-- 2.5 cumulative high school GPA

-- Minimum TOEFL*score of 525 paper, 195 computer, or 71 internet-based, or IELTS 6.0 or Duolingo 95 for international students that are required to submit scores

STUDENTS OF ALUMNI- Students of alumni will also be granted an out-of-state fee waiver upon verification.

Amounts posted are awarded annually.

6th semester GPA will be used to determine scholarship eligibility.

Students can continue to take the ACT through April 2024 to further improve scholarship eligibility.

Students who apply prior to January 31, 2024 are automatically considered for academic scholarships.

Housing awards will not roll over into a refund. They will only be used to cover residence hall and meal plan costs.

For students to be eligible for any academic scholarships, ULM must receive all official test scores by:

- July 15th for the Fall Semester

- November 1st for the Spring Semester

First time freshmen that enroll in an online degree program are not eligible for academic scholarships.

If you have questions, please contact the ULM Scholarships Office at 318-342-5321 orscholarships@ulm.edu.

Other important information:

Students may also qualify for freshmen institutional and Foundation scholarships in addition to the Warhawk Out-of-State Fee Waiver.

Requirements for Transfer Students:

Students who have completed at least 18 college-level hours of coursework and who meet the following minimum requirements will be considered for the Warhawk Out-of-State Fee Waiver:

-- a cumulative 2.5 GPA on all college-level work,AND

-- no remedial requirements,AND

-- eligible to return to prior institution.

--must attend 12 hours at a U.S. college (International only)

Students may also qualify for Transfer and Foundation scholarships in addition to the Warhawk Out-of-State Fee Waiver for Transfer Students.

For more information on transferring to ULM, click here.

NOTE: If the student is a pre-pharmacy major, this offer is only valid for the pre-pharmacy program. Once admitted to the professional pharmacy program, the Warhawk Out-of-State Fee Waiver is no longer available. There are a limited number of OOS scholarships available through the College of Pharmacy - email pharmacy@ulm.edu or call 318-342-3800for more information.