INCOMING NONRESIDENT STUDENT
An incoming nonresident student is defined as an individual who has earned less than 14 post high school semester credits or no college credits at the time of admittance and holds residency in a state other than Idaho.
Complete the checklist below to maximize your funding opportunities.
STEP 2: Complete Your FAFSA
Complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) to be considered for the greatest number of need-based scholarships and financial aid.
Fall Priority Deadline: February 15
Spring Priority Deadline: October 1
If this deadline has passed, we still encourage you to complete the application as some financial aid may still be available. The last day a FAFSA can be submitted is June 30th.
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|Scholarship Name||Required Cumulative Unweighted High School GPA||Required Test Score||Value||Length of Program||Fall Deadline||Spring Deadline|
|Gem Scholarship||3.90-4.0||ACT 26+ or SAT 1230+||$15,000 per year||4 years (8 semesters)||December 15||October 1|
|WUE Scholarship||3.20-4.0||ACT 21+ or SAT 1060+||$12,886 per year||4 years (8 semesters)||December 15||October 1|
|Treasure Scholarship||3.0-4.0||ACT 19+ or SAT 990+||$7,000 per year||4 years (8 semesters)||December 15||October 1|
- Only incoming students are considered for the Gem, WUE and Treasure Scholarships. Consideration is based on admissions materials received by the scholarship deadline and criteria must be met.
- Students must be enrolled in an eligible major. Ineligible majors include: Nursing, Pre-Nursing, Radiological Science, Pre-Radiological Science, self-supported and fully online programs. These programs are subject to change.
- Additional details and renewal information.
Maximize your scholarship opportunities by applying for Private Funds.
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Students admitted to the Honors College are encouraged to apply for Honors Scholarships.
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Apply now for Boise State Foundation Scholarships.
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