Application Deadline
  Award Type
  Award Amount

$18,000 - $30,000 annually

First Year


Merit-based scholarship awarded based on superior academic achievement. Among other factors being evaluated, a minimum recalculated core GPA of 3.5 is expected to be competitive for these awards.
Dean’s scholarships are offered to students with distinguished scholastic records.


  Who is eligible:

Undergraduate, entering First-Year students

  Who is not eligible:

Transfer, continuing, or graduate students

Test scores:

Standardized Test Scores (Optional)
Trinity does not have a preference for ACT or SAT. Trinity uses the highest test scores for each test and subtests submitted for consideration.


A minimum GPA of 3.5 is expected
Awards are determined based on the official high school transcript and rigor of curriculum. Core GPAs are recalculated on an unweighted 4.0 scale.

Explore further: Trinity’s Student Profile

  How to Apply

No separate application required.

Apply to Trinity using an Early Decision, Early Action, or Regular Decision application.

Learn more about application types and deadlines.


Feb. 1

  Important Details

Selection Criteria

Consideration will be given through the standard admissions process.

Renewal Information
  • Renewable annually for up to 8 semesters
  • Award recipients must maintain satisfactory academic progress
  • Academic progress is reviewed at the end of each academic year
  • Must be enrolled full-time for each semester
Additional Details
  • Scholarships are applied toward fall and spring charges, and are not available for summer study.
  • Recipients are selected without regard to income.


Application process and admission:

Office of Admissions
Northrup Hall

All other financial aid inquiries:

Student Financial Services
Northrup Hall, Room 108