La Roche Scholarships

Scholarships for Resident & Commuter First-Time Freshman, Transfer & Adult Students

Have you distinguished yourself in your studies? Perhaps you are a deserving student who fits certain special circumstances. You may be eligible for one of La Roche University's competitive merit-based scholarships for new full-time students. These scholarships are listed below and are renewable. Eligibility criteria and renewal guidelines differ for each type of award. If you are eligible for more than one La Roche University scholarship, you will receive the higher award. This includes tuition waivers.

Full-time Freshman Students 

All new full-time students are automatically reviewed by the Admissions Office for merit-based scholarships. Annually La Roche University awards over $10 million in merit-based scholarships based upon the student's grade point average, SAT and/or ACT scores, and housing status at their time of acceptance. Please contact the Office of Admissions for questions on full-time freshman scholarships toll-free at 1-800-838-4LRC.   

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Other Scholarships/Awards available to First-Time Freshman Resident & Commuter Students:

  • Alumni Honorarium Award for the son, daughter, stepchild, niece, nephew or grandchild of a La Roche alumnus: $1,500
  • Catholic High School Scholarship for graduating from a Catholic high school: $2,500
  • Dance Merit Award based upon dance audition: $16,000
  • Preferred Partner Pittsburgh Promise Grant Award for graduating from a Promise-eligible high school: $2,500
  • Sibling Grant – Must have a sibling or step-sibling currently attending La Roche: $1,500

Adult and Transfer Students

All new full-time adult and transfer students are automatically reviewed by the Office of Graduate Studies and Adult Education for merit-based scholarships. Annually La Roche University awards over $10 million in merit-based scholarships based upon the student's grade point average and housing status at their time of acceptance. Contact the Office of Graduate Studies and Adult Education for questions on transfer scholarships at 412-536-1262.

These scholarships are for full-time transfer students. They do not require a separate application and are awarded at the time of admission.

Net Price Calculator

Use this calculator to make an early estimate of your total annual cost of attending La Roche University.


Other Scholarships/Awards available to Transfer Resident & Commuter Students:

  • Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship: $1,500