Skip to Main Navigation. Each navigation link will open a list of sub navigation links.

Skip to Main Content

Apply to the University of Wyoming apply now

Global Resource Navigation

Visit Campus
Download UW Viewbook
Give to UW

First Year Student Scholarships

These scholarships are awarded via automatic consideration- no additional application is required. 

For questions on eligibility please email

Decision Criteria

  • Incoming first-year student who must have completed the FAFSA
  • Above 28 ACT composite score or above 1310 SAT 
  • Above 3.5 High School Unweighted GPA
  • Scholarship allocation does not exceed cost of tuition

Scholarship Renewals

Scholarships are renewable for up to 8 semesters. Following the student's first year, renewal of their scholarship each year is dependant on the student remaining high achieving in a respective business discipline which is defined as:

  • Taking a minimum of 15 credit hours/semester at UW while remaining a College of Business student
  • Maintaining a minimum Institutional and College GPA of 3.5

Dispersal of Scholarship Awards

All Awards will be distributed through our Student Financial Aid Office along with the overarching financial aid package. College of Business students who earn scholarships are required to write a thank you note for the scholarship and signatures are required within the College of Business Dean's Office upon an incoming student's arrival on campus. Scholarships are guaranteed once offered and are all pending a student's official enrollment. An email notification will go out to incoming students who meet the criteria for this scholarship on a rolling basis along with additional instructions. Scholarship award amounts are based upon the student's residency status:

  • In-state students are offered between $500-$1000 each year
  • Out-of-state students are offered between $1000-$2000 each year

*award amount is split between fall and spring semesters

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
UW Operators (307) 766-1121 | Contact Us | Download Adobe Reader

Twitter Icon Youtube Icon Instagram Icon Facebook Icon

Accreditation | Virtual Tour | Emergency Preparedness | Employment at UW | Gainful Employment | Privacy Policy | Harassment & Discrimination | Accessibility Accessibility information icon