Scholarships

MD Students

Presidential Excellence Scholarship – up to $65,040

Save $150,00 compared to other medical schools*

The PES is an award of up to $65,040 for MD tuition to students who meet the following criteria;

  • A minimum overall undergraduate** GPA of 3.75 and 3.5 science GPA or an MCAT score of 26(old) 500(new)
  • Accepted by the Admissions Committee into MD1

This scholarship is automatically awarded to the first 10 qualified students in each incoming class to accept it. The scholarship is delivered over 4 years by a 50% reduction in tuition per semester. Students must maintain a cumulative 3.5 GPA during each semester of MD Program to maintain scholarship.

*Savings based on comparison of attending  4 year medical program in U.S.

**Undergraduate GPA is calculated from all courses taken to achieve degree including all transfer credits.  The admissions committee reserves final decision on GPA calculations.

Pre-Med Students

Accelerate Excellence Scholarship – up to $75,040

Save $250,00 compared to other medical schools*

The AES is an award of up to $10,000 for Pre-Med tuition to students who meet the following criteria:

  • A minimum overall high school** GPA of 3.85 and 3.5 science GPA or an SAT score of 1300
  • Accepted by the admissions committee into the Pre-Med program

This scholarship is automatically awarded to the first 5 qualified students in each incoming class to accept it. The scholarship is delivered over 4 trimesters by a 50% reduction in tuition per semester. Students must maintain a cumulative 3.75 GPA during each semester to maintain scholarship. Students who receive the AES scholarship and successfully maintain it through the entire Pre-Med program will automatically qualify for the AES.

*Savings based on comparison of attending 4 year undergraduate program and 4 year medical program in U.S.

**GPA is based on a 4.0 unweighted scale. Weighted GPAs will be unweighted by admissions committee. The admissions committees reserves final decision on GPA calculations.

Ongoing Scholarships – Academic

Xavier offers ongoing scholarships based on academic merit for students in our Pre-Med, and Basic Science. The awarded amount will be determined by the previous semester’s GPA. In order to be eligible for these scholarships, the student must meet one of the following criteria:

Pre-Med Students

Previous Semester’s GPA Scholarship Amount
3.25-3.49 GPA $250.00 off the next semester’s tuition
3.5-3.99 GPA $500.00 off the next semester’s tuition
4.0 GPA $750.00 off the next semester’s tuition

Basic Science Students

Previous Semester’s GPA Scholarship Amount
3.25-3.49 GPA $250.00 off the next semester’s tuition
3.5-3.99 GPA $750.00 off the next semester’s tuition
4.0 GPA $1000.00 off the next semester’s tuition

Chancellor’s Scholarships

We are always looking for ways to reward our students. Each semester, the top one or two students will be recognized for outstanding academic performance. In addition, we will look at their overall participation in school activities such as the SGA (Student Government Association), Academic Enhancement Program, FMIG (Family Medicine Interest Group), and community service. These deserving students will receive $1,000 off of their next semester’s tuition.

Clinical Science Scholarship

The United States Medical Licensure Examination (USMLE) is a mandatory test that allows you to practice medicine in the United States. It assesses a doctor’s ability to apply important medical knowledge while maintaining safe and effective patient care. We understand the importance of the USMLE Step 1 exam, and wish to reward those who excel at this critical step in their medical careers.
Students are eligible for an ongoing scholarship based on their first attempt of the USMLE Step 1. This scholarship will be applied to each required clinical science semester. Each clinical semester runs for 12 weeks. To receive the scholarship, the student must meet one of the following criteria:

USMLE Step 1 Score Scholarship Amount
215-229 $500.00 per 12 weeks of rotations
230-244 $600.00 per 12 weeks of rotations
245+ $750.00 per 12 weeks of rotations

*This scholarship is only awarded to those students who complete Basic Science at Xavier.