Financial Aid Office

CSU Opportunity Scholar

Amount: $8,000 ($2,000/year)

  • Minimum ACT 19  (SAT 940 for tests taken March 2016 or later)
  • Minimum GPA 3.6
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
  • Must enter CSU the summer or fall following high school graduation and be full-time at CSU

Students who have applied for the Fall 18 term and submitted all required application materials by March 1 receive priority consideration for the following awards: President, Provost, Freshman Scholar, Magnus, Viking, and Green & White.

  • Renewable: Yes, must maintain minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and satisfactorily complete 15 credit hours per semester.