Southern Oregon University has many merit-based and need-based scholarships available! To be considered for scholarships at SOU, follow these steps:
- Apply for admission to SOU
Upon admission, you will automatically be considered for Laurels, Churchill, Provost or WUE.
- Submit the FAFSA- Free Application for Federal Student Aid- as soon as possible after January 1st.
Some SOSA scholarships require a FAFSA on file for scholarship consideration.
- Submit the SOSA- Southern Online Scholarship Application- by March 1st. Through the SOSA you will be considered for additional merit and need-based scholarships, including the Diversity Scholarship (listed below).
Determine your merit-based scholarship eligibility with our
Southern Online Scholarship Application
In addition to scholarship opportunities, incoming freshman are also eligible for the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) tuition rate!
* = Renewable. Automatic consideration upon admission to the university.
† = Recipients must maintain a 3.0 SOU GPA and remain enrolled in full time coursework.
Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for full scholarship consideration. Some scholarships are mutually exclusive.