Now’s the time to finish your bachelor’s

Who it’s for

Returning undergrads who:

  • Have at least 27 quarter credits completed
  • Register for any Strayer undergrad program in the winter 2020 term 
  • Maintain a GPA of 2.0 or greater
  • Meet all eligibility requirements

Here’s what you can save

This $500 course credit will be applied to all courses until your last year, when you start to use the free courses you’ve earned through the Graduation Fund. Altogether, you could potentially save up to $24,000—that’s more than 49% on your tuition!

Apply by:

January 6, 2020

Your steps to scoring a scholarship

Interested in applying for this scholarship?

Step 1

Apply to Strayer University today, using our admission application. Already applied? Skip this step.

Step 2

Chat with your Strayer admissions officer by January 6, 2020, to see if you’re eligible for the Returning Student Scholarship. 

Watch your savings stack up

We want to support your success academically and financially. That’s why many of our scholarships can be combined to help make your tuition even more affordable. 

Stack the Returning Student Scholarship with the Graduation Fund and the Strayer Referral Scholarship:

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Student must have at least 27 quarter credits (or credits equivalent to six classes) completed at or transferred into Strayer University.
  • Unofficial transcripts can be used for eligibility, but official transcripts are required to award the scholarship.
  • The scholarship discounts will start in the term the official transcripts are received and evaluated.
  • Readmit student registering for the winter 2020 term for any Strayer University undergraduate program. This scholarship does not include Degrees@work or Verizon Onsite. In all cases, the scholarship is granted in Strayer’s sole discretion.
  • Student, any immediate family member of the student, or household member of the student may not be currently employed by the university, the university’s parent company, or any other subsidiary of the parent company.
  • Student must complete a course in the winter 2020 term.
  • Student must meet all Strayer University admissions requirements by program.
  • This scholarship may be combined with the Graduation Fund, but cannot be combined with any other scholarship/tuition discount. 
  • Scholarship will be applied as a disbursement of $500 per course, as long as students remain in attendance, until they reach Graduation Fund credits.
  • Student must maintain good academic standing (GPA 2.0 or greater). In any quarter following the quarter where a student fails to maintain good academic standing, disbursements will be cancelled until the student returns to good academic standing.
  • Student must be in good financial standing with the university ($0 past due balance).
  • Students must not take off more than two (2) consecutive terms in order for subsequent installments of the scholarship to be awarded. In the event that students lose eligibility, they will not regain eligibility upon readmittance.
  • No refunds will be issued on unused scholarship dollars.
  • Scholarship applies to course tuition only. All other books and fees must be paid with a separate method of payment.
  • For students whose tuition is billed to an employer or sponsor, the scholarship is applied first to tuition charges and then the sponsor is billed the net tuition amount (to the extent tuition benefits are available).

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