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THE VALUE OF A BOISE STATE EDUCATION

Boise State provides several scholarship opportunities for residents and nonresidents, making it even more affordable to attain a quality education.

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Automatic Scholarships for Idaho Residents

Boise State University offers merit-based and need-based scholarships for our new incoming and transfer Idaho resident students. Resident scholarships are automatically awarded to admitted nonresident degree-seeking students who meet the criteria. All materials must be received by Admissions by the Priority Date.

Fall 2019 Priority Date: February 15, 2019
Spring 2020 Priority Date:October 1, 2019

Idaho Resident Scholarships

Scholarship NameRequired Cumulative Unweighted High School GPARequired Test Score or Other CriteriaValueLength of Program
Presidential Scholarship3.90-4.0ACT 28+ or SAT 1300+$5,000 per year2 years (4 semesters)
Dean's Scholarship3.85-4.0ACT 26+ or SAT 1230+$3,000 per year2 years (4 semesters)
True Blue Promise3.30-4.0ACT 24+ or SAT 1160+ Eligible for Federal Pell Grant*$2,000 per year4 years (8 semesters)
Transfer Presidential Scholarship3.80-4.0earned 14 or more semester credits post high school$5,000 1 year (2 semesters)
Transfer Dean's Scholarship3.70-3.79earned 14 or more semester credits post high school$3,0001 year (2 semesters)

Tuition and Fees for Idaho Residents

The amounts shown below are estimates based on tuition and fees, housing rates and scholarship figures for the 2018-2019 academic year. Please refer to Financial Services for per credit hour costs and additional information, and be sure to complete your scholarships checklist on the Financial Aid and Scholarships website.

 Idaho ResidentTrue Blue ScholarshipDean's ScholarshipPresidential Scholarship
Fees and Tuition$8,118$6,118$5,118$3,118
Books and Supplies$1,200$1,200$1,200$1,200
Room and Board$10,692$10,692$10,692$10,692
Transportation$1,224$1,224$1,224$1,224
Personal and Misc.$2,196$2,196$2,196$2,196
Total$23,430$21,430$20,430$18,430

Automatic Scholarships for Nonresidents

Boise State University offers merit-based scholarship programs for our nonresident students. Nonresident scholarships are automatically awarded to admitted nonresident degree-seeking students who meet the criteria. All materials must be received by Admissions by the Priority Date.

Fall 2019 Priority Date: December 15, 2018
Spring 2020 Priority Date: October 1, 2019

Nonresident Scholarship Programs

Scholarship NameRequired Cumulative Unweighted High School GPARequired Test Score or Other CriteriaValueLength of Program
Gem Scholarship3.90-4.0ACT 26+ or SAT 1230+$15,000 per year4 years (8 semesters)
WUE Scholarship3.20-4.0ACT 21+ or SAT 1060+$12,236 per year*4 years (8 semesters)
Treasure Scholarship3.0-4.0ACT 19+ or SAT 990+$7,000 per year4 years (8 semesters)
Transfer Gem Scholarship 3.75-4.0earned 14 or more semester credits post high school$15,000 per year2 years (4 semesters)
Transfer WUE Scholarship3.50-3.74earned 14 or more semester credits post high school$12,236 per year*2 years (4 semesters)

Tuition and Fees for Nonresidents

The amounts shown below are estimates based on tuition and fees, housing rates and scholarship figures for the 2018-2019 academic year. Please refer to Financial Services for per credit hour costs and additional information, and be sure to complete your scholarships checklist on the Financial Aid and Scholarships website.

 NonresidentTreasure ScholarshipWUE ScholarshipGEM Scholarship
Fees and Tuition$24,200$17,200$12,177$9,200
Books and Supplies$1,200$1,200$1,200$1,200
Room and Board$10,692$10,692$10,692$10,692
Transportation$1,452$1,452$1,452$1,452
Personal and Misc.$2,196$2,196$2,196$2,196
Total$39,740$32,740$27,717$24,740