Longwood University is dedicated to the national movement to keep higher education affordable. In an effort to support students financially, we offer a variety of opportunities for both incoming and returning students. Learn more:
In addition to scholarships, students who file a FAFSA are also considered for additional need-based aid. These can include grants, loans and work-study. The FAFSA opens annually on October 1.
Longwood recognizes and rewards outstanding academic achievement, strong leadership and good citizenship. Students earning a GPA of 3.0 and higher are eligible to receive merit scholarships. Priority consideration is given to students who apply by Dec. 1. These annual awards are renewable for all four years for those that meet the renewal criteria.
|High School GPA Requirement||Early Action:|
Guaranteed Award for those applying by Dec 1, 2022
Potential Award for those applying after Dec 2, 2022
|Lancer Distinction Award||3.0 - 3.25 GPA||$1,000 - $2,000||Up to $1,000|
|Rotunda Scholarship||3.26 - 3.74 GPA||$2,000 – $3,000||Up to $2,000|
|Dean's Scholarship||3.75 - 3.99 GPA||$3,000 - $4,000||Up to $3,000|
|Presidential Scholarship||4.0 and above GPA||$4,000 - $5,000||Up to $4,000|
|Cormier Honors College Scholarship||Students accepted into the Cormier Honors College may receive additional scholarships, including two full rides, also renewable for four years.|
There are between one and ten $1,000 renewable scholarships available each fall for Phi Theta Kappa members. Availability depends on the number of renewed scholarships. Selection criteria are based upon merit and need. To apply, please email the Financial Aid office to request an application form: email@example.com
Text: (434) 207-6514
Call: (434) 395-2060
In addition to offers made during the recruitment process, Longwood also offers scholarship opportunities to students currently enrolled. To about the process and deadlines, visit the Longwood Foundation scholarship page.
Many other organizations offer private scholarship opportunities—we recommend considering these and other providers as well.