Scholarship Opportunities
Merit Scholarships

Merit scholarships are awarded to Presentation College students based on prior academic performance and standardized test scores. These awards are made during the admissions process and do not require a separate application. Merit scholarships are awarded during the fall and spring terms and are renewable for up to eight semesters.

Category Qualifications FT Freshmen and Transfers
Lantern Merit Scholarship Category 1 GPA 3.75 and 30+ ACT

(1360-1600 new SAT)

Up to $11,500
Saints Merit Scholarship Category 2 GPA 3.3-3.749 and 25-29 ACT

(1200-1350 new SAT)

Up to $7,500
Spirit Merit Scholarship Category 3 GPA 2.7-3.29 and 21-24 ACT

(1060-1190 new SAT)

Up to $5,500
Halo Merit Scholarship Category 4 GPA 2-2.69 and 18-20 ACT

(970-1050 new SAT)

Up to $2,500
PC Wings Merit Scholarship

Category 5

GPA below 2.0 and less than 18-20 ACT

( <970 new SAT)

Up to $2,500



Athletic Scholarships

Student athletic scholarships are awarded to student athletes by Presentation College coaches in compliance with the policies and procedures of the College, the North Star Athletic Association (NSAA), and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). The amounts and number of awards may vary.

Department of Athletics

Golden State Guarantee

CA residents or students transferring in from an institution in CA, pursuing BSN.  Must be full time.  $1,000/year, renewable.

Scholar Dollars

Students may receive up to $500 per semester (fall/spring only) match for competitive scholarships from outside sources.

Contact the Financial Aid Office for full eligibility requirements.

Nano Nagle Scholarship

Undergraduate Nursing students. Must be full time. $2,000/year, renewable, must meet SAP requirement and enrolled in Undergraduate Nursing program.

PC Gold Scholarship

Need based award, non-athletes, must be full time, award amounts vary per student

Catholic High School Graduate Scholarship

Presentation College students who graduated from a Catholic high school may be eligible for a Catholic High School Scholarship of up to $4,000 per academic year. Students who meet the eligibility criteria should notify a counselor in either admissions or the financial aid office.

  1.  Have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher on your official transcript or last institution attended full-time.
  2. Enroll full-time (12 credits or more per semester) in the fall semester.
  3. Live on campus in the residence halls.
  4. Must meet satisfactory academic progress requirements.