Scholarships & Financial Aid

Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid

University-level scholarships are available to new undergraduate students on a competitive basis.  To be considered for university-level scholarships and/or scholarships from a specific academic  area, a new student must be admitted to the university.  The Admissions Office will forward a list of all new admitted students who meet the minimum scholarship requirements to the Scholarship Office and to their respective Dean’s office for scholarship consideration.  Students receiving scholarships will be officially notified in writing.  There is no application process for scholarships for the College of Engineering.

Depending on available funds, the minimum scholarship requirements for the College of Engineering are outlined below: 

  •  Have a 3.5 cumulative weighted grade point average*
  •  Combined SAT score of 1150 (Verbal and Math only) or Composite ACT score of 26 (excluding the writing component)* 
  •  Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  This form can be completed online at  Our school code is 002905.  The priority date for completing the FAFSA is March 15th each year.

The university-level scholarships are awarded primarily on academic merits with some consideration given to the student’s financial need.  If you have additional questions concerning university-level scholarships, you may contact the Scholarship Office at (336) 334-7973.  You can also obtain additional financial aid and/or outside scholarship information online at  The Scholarship Office is located within the Office of Student Financial Services on the first floor of the Dowdy Administration Building, 1601 East Market Street, Greensboro, North Carolina 27401. 


If you should have additional questions about College of Engineering scholarships for incoming undergraduate students, please contact Mrs. Charlene S. Carr, Director of Student Services, at (336) 334-2640 or at 

*These minimum requirements are subject to change based on available funds.