Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20Paying for College 6in the nation for the LEAST AMOUNT OF STUDENT DEBT upon graduation th —U.S. News & World Report Reaud Honors College Where LU students become leaders! Become a leader in the Lamar University community through the Reaud Honors College. Join the Honors Student Association and meet other intellectually talented students. Get paired with an Honors College Peer Mentor and learn about the boundless opportunities at LU. Reaud Honors College Requirements • 26 hours of honors credits OR 23 hours of honors credits with the honors thesis honors curriculum offers exciting courses such as artificial intelligence and popular music • Maintain a 3.4 GPA • Take part in one of the following high impact educational practices: undergraduate research or creative activity, study abroad, internships or co-ops, or service learning • Active involvement in the LU Community Apply for the Reaud Honors College at lamar.edu/honors. Deadline to apply: February 1 All qualified applicants will be considered for honors college scholarships. Stand out in the crowd! Honors achievement is noted on your diploma and transcript. Reaud Honors College: 409-880-2296 lamar.edu/honors Scholarships & Financial Aid Lamar University offers quality and affordability. With low tuition and many financial aid and scholarship opportunities, LU can help make YOUR college education possible. Scholarships After you receive your acceptance to Lamar University, you may access your personalized LU scholarship portal at lamar.edu/myscholarships. Through the scholarship portal, complete the LU scholarship application to be eligible for over $7 million in scholarships awarded annually, and also apply directly to our Scholars programs highlighted below. Mirabeau Scholars Program • Full academic scholarship • Valued at over $20,000 per year and includes tuition, fees, on-campus room, board and books • Deadline to apply: January 1 Southeast Texas Legends Scholars Program • Full academic scholarship, must complete the FAFSA to be eligible • Valued at over $20,000 per year and includes tuition, fees, on-campus room, board and books • Deadline to apply: January 1 Smith-Hutson Scholars Program • Full academic scholarship, must complete the FAFSA to be eligible • Includes tuition, fees, on-campus room, board and books • Deadline to apply: February 1 Cardinal Elite Scholarship • $8,000 per year Academic Excellence Scholarship • $4,000 per year Financial Aid Early FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) available October 1 at www.fafsa.gov. LU offers State and Federal aid programs which include grants, loans and work-study awards. Use the Lamar University Code 003581 on your FAFSA and apply early! Have questions? Contact your financial aid counselor today. Scholarships: 409-880-1714 • scholarships@lamar.edu Financial Aid: 409-880-8450 • financialaid@lamar.edu beacardinal.com/payingforcollege