Undergraduate Degree Program

Scholarships & Grants

Scholarship Deadline:

March 15, 2015

Sister Maria Patricia Devaney Scholarship

The beloved Sister Maria Patricia Devaney, O.P., was a devoted professor and staff member of the Albertus Magnus College community. In her honor, a 75% tuition reduction is awarded to incoming freshmen with a minimum 3.7 cumulative high school GPA* and minimum SAT scores in Critical Reading and Math of 1200 (no component score lower than 500). This scholarship is renewed annually provided the student maintains a 3.5 cumulative GPA.

Presidential Scholarship

This $14,000 scholarship is awarded to incoming freshmen with a minimum 3.2 cumulative high school GPA* and minimum SAT scores in Critical Reading and Math of 1100 (no component score lower than 500) OR a 3-year documented history of community service (minimum of 40 hours per calendar year). This scholarship is renewed annually provided the student maintains a 3.2 cumulative GPA.

Mohun Scholarship

In honor of Mother Stephanie Mohun, O.P., co-founder of Albertus Magnus College (1925), a $7,500 per year tuition reduction is awarded to students from Catholic high schools who have an average cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better*, SAT score in Critical Reading and Math of 950 with no component score (Critical Reading/Math) lower than 400, and one letter of recommendation. This scholarship is renewed annually, provided the student maintains a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

Transfer Student Scholarships

The Transfer Scholarships are offered to students who plan to transfer to Albertus Magnus College from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum of 30 transferable credits.

  • $12,000 tuition reduction with a minimum 3.5 cumulative G.P.A. Renewable provided the student maintains a 3.2 cumulative G.P.A.
  • $9,000 tuition reduction with a minimum 3.2 cumulative G.P.A. Renewable provided the student maintains a 3.0 cumulative G.P.A.
  • $6,000 tuition reduction with a minimum 2.8 cumulative G.P.A. Renewable provided the student maintains a 2.8 cumulative G.P.A.

Saint Thomas Aquinas Grant

This grant offers up to a $7,500 reduction in tuition for students who show promise as active members of their community. Eligibility requirements:
  • For incoming freshmen
  • Students must have a three year (minimum of 40 hours per calendar year), documented history of exemplary community service
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0*
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • To be eligible for this grant, the student must complete and submit a 2010-2011 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • This grant is renewable annually provided the student maintains a cumulative 2.0 GPA.

Longstreth-Rudnick Science Grant

The Longstreth-Rudnick Science Grant offers up to a $7,500 tuition reduction. Eligibility requirements:

  • Are incoming freshmen that have demonstrated an interest in the sciences
  • A minimum SAT score in Critical Reading and Math of 1000 with no component score (Critical Reading/Math) of less that 450
  • 3.0 cumulative G.P.A. *
  • B or better coursework in Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
  • Have demonstrated financial need
  • To be eligible for this grant, the student must complete and submit a 2010-2011 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

This grant is renewable annually provided the student maintains a cumulative 2.0 GPA.

Honorable Richard C. Lee Grants for New Haven Area Students

This grant is offered to students attending high school in New Haven, North Haven, West Haven, East Haven, Hamden, Orange, and Woodbridge who meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Up to a 75% tuition reduction for students with minimum SAT scores in Critical Reading and Math of 1100 and a cumulative GPA of 3.5*
  • Up to a 50% tuition reduction for students with minimum SAT scores in Critical Reading and Math of 1000, and a cumulative GPA of 3.0*
  • Up to a 25% tuition reduction for students with a minimum SAT scores in Critical Reading and Math of 900 and a cumulative GPA of 2.5*
  • Have demonstrated financial need

To be eligible for these grants, students must complete and submit a 2010-2011 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

These grants are renewable annually provided the student maintains a cumulative 2.0 GPA.

Sister Francis de Sales Heffernan Award

Sister Francis de Sales Heffernan, O.P., was a beloved and dedicated professor at Albertus Magnus College. She served as the President of the College from 1974 through 1982. She also served her Dominican Sisters in many leadership roles, including Mother General and Prioress of the Motherhouse. In her honor, a $2,500 per year tuition reduction is awarded to students who graduate from a Catholic High School with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better. This award is renewable annually provided the student maintains a 2.5 cumulative GPA

*The Office of Admission makes every attempt to evaluate transcripts fairly. In doing so, we reserve the right to recalculate cumulative grade point averages.