Loyola University Chicago – Half Tuition Scholarship

Loyola University Chicago is pleased to offer the Jesuit, B.V.M., Sisters of Christian Charity Half-Tuition Scholarship for a new freshman entering in the fall of 2019.  This scholarship is valued at HALF TUITION for four years of consecutive full time enrollment.

One student from Assumption planning to attend Loyola University Chicago will receive this scholarship.  The nomination is based upon a combination of the candidate’s academic achievements, service, and leadership.  Students interested in being nominated must meet the following criteria.

Scholarship Criteria:

  • Must be admitted to Loyola University by February 1, 2019
  • 3.0 cumulative grade point average based on a 4.0 system
  • ACT composite score of 23 or SAT combined verbal and math score of 1160 or higher
  • Involvement in activities that exemplify a commitment to the Jesuit philosophy of service and education.

If the nominee has been awarded a merit-based scholarship by Loyola University Chicago, the Jesuit, B.V.M., Sisters of Christian Charity Half-Tuition Scholarship will replace the previous award, it can not be added to it.

The scholarship recipient will be required to maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 and complete a minimum of 20 hours of community service each semester while at Loyola University Chicago.

Submit a resume and an essay to Student Services by Wednesday, January 9, 2019, answering the following:

WHY I WANT TO ATTEND LOYOLA AND WOULD BE A WORTHY RECIPIENT OF THIS SCHOLARSHIP.

Students will be interviewed by a committee prior to final selection.