- Paying for College
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- Working through College
No, you may submit a scholarship application prior to being officially admitted to the University. However, you must be admitted in order to be offered a scholarship.
All scholarship funds will be disbursed through your tuition account at the beginning of each term or when funds are received. Funds are first used to cover charges, then any remaining funds will be refunded to the student.
The Financial Aid and Scholarships office has no funds available for international students.
You may receive only one University of Utah tuition waiver scholarship. If a student is awarded more than one such scholarship, he/she must select only one. Students may receive multiple scholarships, provided that no more than one is a tuition waiver.
Yes, we will accept appeals for scholarship cancellations and review each on a case-by-case basis. Please submit a letter explaining your circumstances and any supporting documentation to the Scholarship Appeals Committee via fax, mail, email, or in person.
In special circumstances, the University will, if necessary, defer some scholarships for a period of up to two years. These special circumstances include humanitarian service and/or participation in University of Utah sponsored programs only. Students must submit their request to Financial Aid and Scholarships at least 60 days before the start of the semester, during which the deferral begins.
Scholarship recipients will be notified of their award offer 1-2 months following the respective scholarship deadline.
Financial Aid and Scholarships reserves its scholarship funding for undergraduate students who have not yet earned a baccalaureate degree. Graduate students may contact the Graduate School or their department for scholarship opportunities.
Financial Aid and Scholarships, 201 South 1460 East, Room 105, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, Attn: Sheryl Hansen
The donor should include the student's ID or SSN, any restrictions on the use of funds, and minimum enrollment the student must meet in order to be eligible for the funds.