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Non-Resident First-Time Student Scholarships|Admissions

Non-Resident First-Time Student Scholarships

The University of Wyoming is proud to offer a variety of scholarship opportunities for eligible new non-resident first-time students. All scholarships are based on the student's academic achievements at the time of admission to UW.

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Rocky Mountain Scholars

Starting for the fall of 2015, the Rocky Mountain Scholars Award can provide as much as $8,900 annual scholarship support to all eligible new incoming non-resident first-time students. Scholarship support is determined based on the student's cumulative high school GPA and highest ACT or SAT score.

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Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)

Qualifying new first-time students from participating WUE states will be chosen to receive the WUE tuition discount annually for 4 years. WUE provides tuition at a rate equal to 150% of resident tuition, which is approximately $8,900 for 15 credit hours.

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Competitive Scholarships

All prospective new students to UW are encouraged to explore other competitive scholarship opportunities!

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Children of UW Alumni Benefit

The University of Wyoming offers a discounted tuition rate to children of UW Alumni who would otherwise be considered non-resident students.

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UW Alumni Association Scholarships

The University of Wyoming Alumni Association is proud to offer a variety of scholarships for children of UW Alumni. These scholarships do require a separate application.

Please note that UW's scholarships have deadlines and are subject to available funding.

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