The Presidential Scholarship is awarded to out-of-state students who are in the top 1-3% of the admitted nonresident class at CU Boulder. Recipients may also be eligible for the Arts & Humanities Merit Scholarship. If you are selected to receive the Presidential Scholarship, you are not eligible to receive the CU Boulder Chancellor’s Achievement Scholarship.
Students selected for this scholarship will receive an offer letter with their mailed admission decision packet.
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The scholarship is paid on a semester basis, and the funds for each semester will be credited to your CU Boulder tuition and fees bill provided that you meet the eligibility criteria.
You may defer your admission to CU Boulder for up to one year and retain the Presidential Scholarship., You must contact the Office of Admissions to formally request a deferral.
Summer school is not typically funded. However, if you will be enrolled in summer school at CU Boulder in a minimum of six credit hours and meet the renewal criteria as of the end of the previous spring semester, you may request to receive a semester’s scholarship award in the summer in lieu of receiving it in the fall or spring. You must contact Scholarship Services to make the request. You will not be automatically credited with the scholarship.
For more information contact Scholarship Services at 303-492-4533 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.