Tuition Discounts at Pennsylvania Colleges for Children of Alumni
The Arcadia University
- The Arcadia University in Glenside, Pennsylvania, offers the offspring of alumni the opportunity of applying for a $3,000-a-year award. To qualify, students must be in the top 25 percent of their high school class, be a full-time undergraduate student and meet the general standards for admission of the university. (See reference 2)
The University of the Arts
- The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, offers the children of alumni who enroll for full-time undergraduate or graduate courses a $60 discount on the application fee. The children of alumni can also apply for a scholarship, which grants a 10 percent reduction of all tuition fees. To qualify, the children must be registered as dependents on the tax-return form of a former student. (See reference 3)
The Ursinus College
- The Ursinus College of Collegeville, Pennsylvania welcomes the children of alumni who are admitted to the college with a $2,500 a year tuition discount as part of its Alumni Advantage program. This program offers priority admission and one-to-one counseling for the children of Ursinus College graduates. (See reference 4)
- The Carlow University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is a Catholic university centered on women and focused on the liberal arts and preparation of students for compassionate service. It offers the children of graduate students a yearly $2,000 tuition discount for a maximum of 4 years.