honors-eligible freshmen who apply by the Early Decision Deadline will be considered
for Governors State University’s institutional scholarships, including the
full-ride Presidential Scholarship. Early Decision allows you to learn of your
admission decision early in your senior year.
range from $28,000 to FULL COST of attendance based on four years of
Honors Award Amount
Presidential Scholarship: (2
available): The highest scholarship honor is the GSU Presidential Scholarship.
Up to two students receive the 2020 Presidential Scholarship. This prestigious
the cost of tuition and fees for up to 30 credit hours each academic year (fall,
spring, summer), academic year semi-suite housing in GSU’s residence hall, a
Silver board plan ($1000 per semester), and $500.00 toward books per semester
at the GSU Follett Bookstore.
Provost’s Scholarship: Up
to two students can earn a $32,000 scholarship
awarded at $8,000 annually.
Dean’s Scholarship: Up
to four students can earn a $28,000 scholarship
awarded at $7,000 annually.
APPLY FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP NOW- Download the
Freshman Presidential, Provost and Deans Scholarships Application
AIM HIGH Scholarship
directly admitted students are candidate an AIM HIGH. To more about the
criteria visit https://www.govst.edu/AIMHIGH/
3.25 – 3.749
3.0 – 3.249
2.75 – 2.999
be direct admit, meeting and exceeding GSU admissions requirements.
in a guided pathway first year experience of your choice.
up to four years (or 8 consecutive semesters).
meet all AIM HIGH requirements.