Scholarships and Financial Aid

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Merit Scholarships

Merit scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic achievement to entering full-time, first-year, and transfer students seeking degrees. Students are notified of their eligibility by the Office of Admission at the time of their acceptance. The designation of a merit scholarship remains in effect for up to four years of undergraduate study, provided the student maintains the minimum renewal requirements.

Renewal of all merit awards is contingent upon full-time undergraduate enrollment and achievement of specific cumulative GPA requirements, per the merit award letter received at time of acceptance.

Alumni Scholarship

Through the years, Regis has found that many of its best students have enrolled at the university because of the influence of its alumni. Recognizing this contribution, Regis would like to encourage alumni to continue the practice of recommending students to Regis. As an incentive, the university has established the Alumni Scholarship, a $2,000 scholarship, awarded to incoming students and renewable on a three-year basis.

Application and nomination form due February 1. To complete the nomination form, click here.

Presidential Catholic Scholarship

The Regis Presidential Catholic Scholarship is a four year full-tuition scholarship for residential students. This scholarship is available to graduating seniors from selected parochial high schools in the Archdiocese of Boston and select parochial high schools in the Archdiocese of Boston and parochial high schools in select geographic areas within Connecticut, Florida, Maine, New Hampshire, New York Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, and Vermont.. Recipients are chosen for academic achievement, leadership ability, and dedication to community service.

Graduating seniors must be nominated by their high school principals or secondary school counselors. Nomination forms are distributed to schools via email in January and may be return to the Office of Admission at admission@regiscollege.edu, via fax at 781-768-7071 or printed and mailed to:

Regis Office of Admission
235 Wellesley Street
Weston, MA 02493

The Common Application and all credentials must be submitted by January 25 in order to be eligible for consideration.

Boston Latin Academy Scholarship

Each year, Regis awards scholarships to three graduating seniors of Boston Latin Academy who have applied and been accepted to Regis. These $5,000 scholarships are awarded to students with strong academic records, interest in community service, and demonstrated need for financial assistance. The scholarship is renewable annually, contingent upon maintaining a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative grade point average and continued financial need.

In order to be considered for the scholarship after acceptance, students need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which will determine financial need.

Application and nomination form must be submitted by January 15 for scholarship consideration.

Helena A. Callahan Scholarship

This Scholarship was established by a generous bequest from Helena A. Callahan ’31, a proud member of the first graduating class of Regis. The purpose of the Helena A. Callahan Scholarship is to provide financial assistance to a worthy young lady who is a member of the St. Thomas the Apostle Church, in Palmer, Massachusetts. Partial tuition scholarship open to a worthy young lady parishioner of St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Palmer, Massachusetts.

Application and nomination form must be submitted by February 1 for scholarship consideration.

Leona and James Powers Scholarship

The Leona and James Powers Scholarship Fund was established through a generous donation made by Mr. James Powers. It was Mr. Powers' intention that the annual interest income from this bequest be used to fund annual scholarships to be given to residents of Arlington, Massachusetts in memory of his loving wife, Leona A. Powers, ‘32. Leona was very proud of her alma mater and both Mr. and Mrs. Powers were dedicated to the growth and long term stability of Regis.

Criteria for Eligibility

The Leona and James Powers Scholarship is to be awarded to a student, male or female, from the town of Arlington, Massachusetts. This student must be in good academic standing.

Application must be submitted by February 1 for scholarship consideration. Scholarship will be awarded based upon financial need.

Regis Book Award

The Book Award serves to honor a deserving high school junior who has demonstrated excellent written or oral communication skills, displayed outstanding academic promise, and exhibited exceptional leadership qualities. Recipients are awarded with a critically acclaimed and thought provoking book that emanates the values of the university.

Nomination forms for eligible students should be submitted by April 22, 2017.

Resources

Regis College Undergraduate Admission: Scholarships
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