Western Commitment Scholarship

Western Commitment scholarships award $3,000 - $8,000 per year to eligible incoming freshmen with excellent academic ability and achievement in high school, beginning with the Fall 2020 term. 

Calculate Your Eligibility

Annual scholarship amount:

What are the requirements?

  • Incoming Freshman
  • Meet high school GPA and SAT/ACT requirements
  • Enroll full-time in WIU undergraduate courses

Is this scholarship renewable?

  • Yes, for an additional three years (six semesters) of continuous full-time undergraduate study
  • You must also meet federal satisfactory academic progress requirements

Renewal criteria for students entering WIU in Spring 2020 and prior can be found online here.

What else do I need to know?

  • Scholarships will be disbursed in equal amounts between the fall and spring semesters
  • Total financial aid and scholarships cannot exceed the total cost of attendance for Western Illinois University
  • Scholarships are subject to the availability of funds

How to Apply

Apply and be accepted for admission at WIU