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Excellence Scholarship

University of Oregon

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Merit Based
January 15, 2020


The UO Excellence Scholarship awards out-of-state top scholars 60,000 over four years—15,000 per year. Students enrolled in five-year degree programs will receive the UO Excellence Scholarship for a fifth year. These degrees include BFA (Fine Arts), BLA (Landscape Architecture), BIARC (Interior Architecture), and BARCH (Architecture). You must enroll at the UO in the fall term of your freshman year and you must enroll in 12 University of Oregon credits each term to receive this award.

Scholarship Requirements:

  • Out-of-State residency
  • Minimum 3.90 high school GPA on a 4.00 scale 
  • Minimum test scores: 1450 SAT or 33 ACT
  • Have not attended another college after high school graduation

How To Apply:

You will be automatically considered for the Summit Scholarship—no separate application is required. Simply:

  • Apply for admission by January 15
  • Meet the criteria with transcripts and test scores on file with the Office of Admissions by February 15