Oxford Institution Grants and Scholarships

Emory University awards grants and scholarships to accepted Oxford College students based on demonstrated need or academic merit.

Courtesy Tuition Benefit for Undergraduates

Dependent children of eligible Emory faculty and staff may receive full-tuition scholarships, based on employee hire date and years of service. Eligible faculty and staff and their spouses or domestic partners may also receive a courtesy award for a portion of their tuition.

Learn more about the Courtesy Tuition Benefit

Emory Advantage

Emory Advantage is Emory University’s financial aid initiative that reduces the amount of money borrowed to pay for an undergraduate Emory degree.

Learn more about Emory Advantage

Liberal Arts Scholarship

Partial-tuition Liberal Arts Scholarships are awarded by the admission office in recognition of academic excellence. Liberal Arts awards are renewable for eight semesters (fall/spring) of undergraduate study, contingent upon satisfactory academic performance (a minimum cumulative 3.20 GPA) and student conduct of the highest standard.

National Merit Scholarship

Entering National Merit finalists who are selected as a school sponsored scholar and notify National Merit Scholarship Corporation that Emory is their first choice college will receive a yearly National Merit Scholarship of $2,000 sponsored by Emory for four years of attendance. Finalists chosen by National Merit Scholarship Corporation to receive other sponsored scholarships will receive those awards as prescribed by National Merit Scholarship Corporation. If the National Merit Scholarship recipient has been awarded institutional grant funding, the grant award will not be reduced by the amount of the scholarship.

Emory University Grant

The Emory University Grant is awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need using information from the CSS Profile and FAFSA. Awards are made to full-time students only, with the exception of a prorated grant for final semester seniors who are permitted to underload.

Make sure you meet the filing deadlines.

Oxford College Grant

The Oxford College grant is awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need using information from the CSS Profile and FAFSA. Awards are made to full-time students only, with the exception of a prorated grant for final semester seniors who are permitted to underload.

Make sure you meet the filing deadlines.

Oxford Scholars Program

Oxford Scholars Program scholarships provide merit-based awards to exceptional incoming first-year students.

Study Abroad

Students who enroll in Emory Semester Abroad or Emory Summer Abroad can use their financial aid for the program, including federal, state, need-based, and merit-based institutional aid, as well as external scholarship resources. The Center for International Programs Abroad also administers several study abroad scholarships.

United Methodist Ministerial Tuition Benefit

Dependent children of active United Methodist ministers or missionaries will receive a 45 percent tuition benefit. This award may be adjusted when combined with other tuition awards. 

Download an application from our Forms page

Yellow Ribbon Program

The Yellow Ribbon program is a provision of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008 that allows degree-granting institutions of higher learning in the US to voluntarily enter into an agreement with the VA to fund tuition expenses that exceed the annual VA tuition and fees benefit.