We know that visiting campus is one of the best ways to determine your fit with a community, and we’re going to put money on it!
The Messiah University Dean's Visit Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship, renewable for up to four years. This scholarship is awarded for attending an official, in-person campus visit with the Messiah University Undergraduate Admissions Office.
To qualify for the scholarship, accepted students may do one of the following:
- schedule and attend an in-person event or individual campus visit offered by the Undergraduate Admissions Office following your acceptance*, OR
- provide details about a prior in-person campus visit experience with the Messiah University Undergraduate Admissions Office. Details about how to provide information about a prior visit experience will be shared with accepted students via email within two weeks of receiving their admission decision.
*Students entering in spring 2024 must complete a visit with the Undergraduate Admissions Office by Dec. 9, 2023. Students entering in fall 2024 must complete a visit with the Undergraduate Admissions Office by May 1, 2024.
Beginning in 2023-24, this scholarship combines with most institutional merit aid including the following:
- Provost's Scholarship or Messiah Scholarship
- Honors Program scholarships
- Multicultural Student Program scholarships
- visual and performing arts scholarships
Please note that the Dean's Scholarship cannot be combined in cases where total institutional aid exceeds 100% of tuition.