• First Year Scholarships

    The following scholarships are awarded based on your admission materials; no separate application is required.

    Academic Scholarships


    Presidential Scholarship


    Honors Scholarship


    Achievement Scholarship


    Scholarships awards are based on the combination of your class rank or grades and your ACT or SAT scores. Use Hamline's Net Price Calculator to estimate the scholarship you have earned by your work in high school.

    Other Scholarships

    Amounts and Description

    Bishop Hamline Award

    or students in college readiness programs such as College Possible, Upward Bound, AVID, etc.

    Hamline Heritage Award

    for children, grandchildren, and siblings of Hamline graduates

    You can also apply for additional scholarships that range from $1,500 to $5,000. These scholarships require a separate application and additional materials from the admission process.  Apply for a Talent Scholarship.

  • Talent Scholarships

    Gain recognition for your talents!

    Apply for scholarships and earn the reward you deserve.

    Scholarships are awarded in the range of $1,500 to $5,000 and can be renewed for three years if eligibility requirements are met.

    Apply for Talent scholarships

    1. Click on the specific scholarship link for which you would like to apply.
    2. Complete separate application form for each talent scholarship; submit form.
    3. Follow instructions on each scholarship page to submit additional required materials by scholarship deadline.

    Scholarship Criteria

    • All required materials for admission to Hamline University must be submitted before applying for talent scholarships. 
    • Scholarship applications and materials received after the deadline will not be considered.
    • Scholarships are only awarded to students who have received an offer of admission from Hamline University.
  • Financial Aid Statistics

    Over 90% of families receive Hamline grants and/or scholarship aid, either need- or merit-based.

    $29,996 - average financial aid package families receive.

    January-term is included in Hamline's annual tuition.

    Hamline's FAFSA code is 002354.