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Scholarships and Grants for Graduate Students

Scholarships and grants are awards based on academic performance, program of study, leadership potential, other talents and/or financial need (based on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and do not need to be repaid. Scholarships and Grants are limited for graduate students, but we encourage you to review current available options below and seek out all opportunities, including external scholarships. 


Institutional Scholarships

#RegisInspired Scholarship

Regis awards $500 scholarships to up to 200 students annually. Winners are announced two weeks prior to each start date.

  1. Snap a photo that captures how your education at Regis will positively impact your life or the lives around you.
  2. Along with your photo, write a quick message of less than 25 words with the academic program you are pursuing at Regis.
  3. Post it to Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter using #RegisInspired.
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To be eligible for the #RegisInspired scholarship, you must be admitted and registered three weeks prior to classes starting for your intended start date in a Regis undergraduate or graduate accelerated or online degree program. Excludes students pursuing programs or classes as "non-degree seeking" students. You ust be starting a new degree program (not for current students who started in previous terms). If you are selected and choose to drop your courses, you forfeit your scholarship. It cannot be carried to a new term. This is a one-time only scholarship to be awarded in your first term or semester.

Up to 200 winners are selected annually. The scholarship committee must be able to locate your entry through #RegisInspired on social media and identify who you are, and your academic program, for consideration.

 

Alumni Scholarship

Alumni recognize the need to financially support future graduate students and have established a scholarship fund to support their academic endeavors. The scholarship is available for first-time, graduate degree seeking students who have applied and been accepted to a Regis graduate degree program in the current academic year. (The award year begins May and runs through April.) The scholarship is awarded in August.

Regis University will award one scholarship up to $1,250 to a student enrolled as a new graduate student in any graduate degree seeking program. To be eligible for the Alumni Supported Graduate Degree Scholarship, you must:

  • Demonstrate commitment to the community through community service/volunteer work.
  • Meet the admission requirements of the graduate academic program the student wishes to pursue at Regis.
  • Be a new graduate student for the current academic year.

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Computer and Information Sciences Scholarship

The College of Computer and Information Sciences (CCIS) recognizes the need to financially support future CCIS graduate students and have established a scholarship fund to support their academic endeavors. The scholarship is available for first-time, graduate degree seeking students who have applied and been accepted to a CCIS graduate degree program in the current academic year. (The award year begins May and runs through April.) The scholarship is awarded in August.

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Pharmacy Scholarships

Numerous scholarships are awarded annually to incoming Doctor of Pharmacy students. Scholarships are awarded based on academic achievement, university mission fit and diversity. All students admitted to the program are considered for the scholarships and notified with their admission decision if selected. These scholarships are spread out over eight semesters and applied towards tuition. 

Dean's Scholarship
$20,000 spread out over 8 semesters

Magis Scholarship
$10,000 spread out over 8 semesters

Cura Personalis Scholarship
$4000 spread out over 8 semesters

Physical Therapy Scholarships

$200,000 in scholarships are awarded annually to incoming Doctor of Physical Therapy students.

Dean's Scholarship
Ten Dean's Scholarships in the amount of $20,000 per scholarship to each incoming class are awarded based on academic achievement, university mission fit, and diversity. All students admitted to the program are considered for the scholarships and notified with their admission decision if selected. These scholarships are spread out over eight semesters and applied towards tuition

Notarianni Scholarships
Notarianni Family Scholarship in Memory of Elissa A. Notarianni is awarded to a student who has completed their first year in the DPT program. Applicant must demonstrate financial need, be in good academic standing upon completion of his/her first semester with a minimum grade point average of 3.25 and submit a cover letter and three-page essay requesting consideration for the scholarship.

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External Scholarships

Students may find scholarships through outside databases including, but not limited to:
Your total financial aid eligibility is limited by your cost of attendance and your financial need. If you receive additional aid, such as a grant, scholarship or tuition benefit from outside Regis University, we may have to adjust your award package. 

Grants

Colorado Graduate Grant

Colorado Graduate Grants are state funds awarded to Colorado resident graduate students with high financial need who are enrolled in degree programs identified as critical careers by the Colorado Commission on Higher Education (CCHE). Eligible students can receive up to $7,500 annually and must file the FAFSA and document Colorado residency by submitting a completed Colorado Residency Form for graduate students. 

Federal TEACH Grant

The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides up to $4,000 per year ($16,000 total for 4-year programs) in grants for students who commit to teach full time for at least four years. Teachers must commit to working in a school that serves low-income families and teach a high-need subject area. Students who fail to complete the obligation are required to repay the grant with interest.

Location, Contact Info and Hours

Financial Aid

Location:
Main Hall 4th floor


Office Hours:
Monday-Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Counselor Hours:
Walk-ins accepted from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Appointments are encouraged


Contact:
rufinancialaid@regis.edu
303.458.4126
800.568.8932

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