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Out-of-State Scholarships for 2019-2020

We have recently increased the Out-of-State Achievement Scholarship for incoming freshmen who start in Fall 2019!
Please click here for a comparison.

 

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OSU’S SCHOOL CODE
003170

University Assured

Award Description Value Eligibility
Out-of-State Achievement Scholarship A four-year partial out-of-state tuition waiver. $8,000 per year 
($32,000 four-year total)
24 ACT or 1160-1190 SAT AND 3.0 unweighted HS GPA
Out-of-State Achievement Scholarship A four-year partial out-of-state tuition waiver. $11,000 per year*
($44,000 four-year total)
25-26 ACT or 1200-1250 SAT AND 3.0 unweighted HS GPA
Out-of-State Achievement Scholarship A four-year partial out-of-state tuition waiver. $12,000 per year*
($48,000 four-year total)
27-29 ACT or 1260-1350 SAT AND 3.0 unweighted HS GPA
Out-of-State Achievement Scholarship A four-year partial out-of-state tuition waiver. $13,000 per year*
($52,000 four-year total)
30+ ACT or 1360+ SAT AND 3.0 unweighted HS GPA
Alumni Legacy Scholarship A four-year partial out-of-state tuition waiver. $5,000 per year
($20,000 four-year total)
Available to students whose parents or grandparents graduated from OSU.

*The Out-of-State Achievement Scholarship amounts were recently increased for incoming freshmen who start in Fall 2019.

Partnered

Award Description Value Eligibility
Oklahoma State Regents' Institutional Nominee (OSRHE) A five-year full out-of-state tuition waiver and four-year cash award funded by the state. Limited number available. Up to $88,800 Qualifying criteria set annually by the State Regents in late fall. See okhighered.org/academic-scholars for details.
National Merit Scholarship A five-year full tuition waiver and a combination of state, university and National Merit funding. Up to $145,400 The National Merit Scholarship Corporation determines requirements and eligibility. National Merit Finalists must select OSU as their first choice. See nationalmerit.org and financialaid.okstate.edu/national-merit for details.

University Competitive

Award Description Value Eligibility
Academic College Scholarships Value and terms vary by academic college and department. Varied Based on the major students indicate on their application for admission, OSU academic colleges award scholarships. Selection may be based on a number of factors, including test scores and GPA, leadership and community service, written essays, interviews and/or auditions.
President's Distinguished Scholarship A four-year cash award. Up to $2,500 per year
(Up to $10,000 four-year total)
Highly competitive selection. Requires a minimum 3.75 GPA, a 27 ACT or 1260 SAT score and a strong record of leadership as indicated on the application for admission.
President's Leadership Council (PLC) Scholarship A one-year cash award. Students serve on the President's Leadership Council. $1,500 total Highly competitive selection. Requires a strong record of leadership and community service as indicated on the application for admission.

Students may only receive the award with the highest value they are eligible for from the University Assured Scholarship or Partnered Scholarship categories. 
Students must maintain a minimum GPA and number of credit hours per semester to renew assured scholarship opportunities each year. Renewable scholarship qualifications may vary. Deadlines, figures and admission requirements are subject to change. Visit admissions.okstate.edu for the most up-to-date information on admission and scholarships at Oklahoma State University.

If selected, students may receive either the President’s Distinguished Scholarship OR the President’s Leadership Council Scholarship. Either award may be paired with other university scholarships. ACT and SAT scores are computed without the essay score. 

 

Estimated Cost

Estimated Cost for 2018-2019 Academic Year
These estimates are based on 15 credit hours per semester. Your actual costs will vary.
Classification Tuition & Fees Housing & Meals Book & Supplies Total Direct Expenses
Undergraduate Out-of-State $27,130 $9,100 $1,300 $37,530

Some programs, such as OSU tuition scholarships, pay all or part of the cost of “tuition” only, not fees. To determine an estimate of tuition charges separate from fees, go to bursar.okstate.edu.