Saint Leo University offers a variety of grants and scholarships to eligible first time in college students (and some eligible transfer students) attending University Campus. Students with questions should contact their admissions counselor or call (352) 588-8283.
The information below is only applicable to the 2020-2021 incoming class.
New University Campus Student Requirements - Fall 2020
Academic scholarships are based on a student's GPA and academic course work.
First-year students who qualify may receive an award of up to $15,000 while eligible transfer students may receive up to $10,000.
The below scholarships are renewable for up to eight terms for incoming freshman students. Recipients must remain enrolled full-time on campus and maintain satisfactory academic progress towards an undergraduate degree.
Freshmen Awards (up to $15,000)
Benedictine Award ($15,000)
Presidential Award ($13,000)
Dean's Award ($11,500)
Excellence Award ($10,000)
University Award ($8,500)
Campus Award ($7,000)
Community Award ($3,500)
The Catholic Promise Scholarship ($14,000)
Full-time Students enrolling in Fall 2020 at University Campus will be eligible for the Catholic Promise Scholarship, given that the following criteria are met: Click here for more information
Student must be a Florida resident.
Student must have attended a Catholic high school in the state of Florida for all four years.
Student must have a minimum of a 3.0 unweighted GPA at the time of admission.
Student must maintain full-time enrollment status while attending Saint Leo University, Main Campus.
Student must maintain a 2.5 GPA while attending Saint Leo University.
Student must be an applicant for the Fall 2020 semester.
Transfer Awards (up to $10,000)
Presidential Transfer Award ($10,000)
Dean's Transfer Award ($8,500)
Excellence Transfer Award ($6,000)
University Transfer Award ($3,500)
Study Florida 50% Tuition Scholarship
Students who complete or will complete an Associate's Degree in the United States will qualify for a 50% tuition scholarship. This scholarship is applicable for new students enrolling in Spring 2020 and Fall 2020. Students must attend the University Campus | Students must have a minimum 2.0 GPA to qualify | Sponsored students will not qualify. Learn more here.
If you are an international student, the following eligibility requirements apply:
Student must be an international student on a F-1 Visa
Student must be in active immigration status
Student must attend Saint Leo University – University Campus
Not applicable for Education Centers and Online Programs
Student must be enrolled full-time (12 – 18 credits) each semester
Student must enroll in on-ground undergraduate coursework
Student must remain academically eligible to return to Saint Leo University
Students who are fully sponsored by a government agency will not qualify for this discount