Academic Excellence Scholarship

This scholarship recognizes current CSU Global students who have demonstrated exemplary focus and hard work in their educational endeavors by maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.70 or higher after at least 12 credit hours for undergraduate students or 6 credit hours for graduate students.

Scholarship Criteria

  • Applicants must be current CSU Global students with a cumulative GPA of 3.70 or above and in good academic standing with the university.
  • Applicants must have successfully completed a minimum of 12 undergraduate credits or 6 graduate credits at CSU Global prior to the application deadline.
  • Recipients are subject to all institutional scholarship terms and conditions.
  • Scholarship funds can only be applied to courses that fulfill a degree requirement (core, specialization, or elective).
  • Academic performance, academic progress, financial need, and other consideration factors may be utilized during the scholarship review process. It is recommended that applicants have a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on file for the current academic year. Visit to complete the FAFSA and provide CSU Global’s school code: 042087.
  • Maximum scholarship value is applied to tuition charges and fees for up to 24 undergraduate credits or 12 graduate credits in CSU Global courses.

How to Apply

Current students should apply via ScholarshipUniverse. Login to your CSU Global email account and then visit (Refresh your browser, if necessary.) Set up your Scholarship Universe account by following the prompts on the screen. Finally, click "I'm Ready" to begin your application.  

New students should contact their Enrollment Counselor to apply.