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General scholarship renewal requirements for freshmen

Many of K-State's scholarships are renewable beyond your freshman year, including all of the university's academic merit scholarships, tuition waiver programs and a selection of our competitive awards. In order to renew your scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Maintain the K-State renewal GPA specific to your award
  • Maintain full-time enrollment (a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester (fall/spring)) of K-State coursework leading toward degree completion 
  • Maintain continuous enrollment at K-State for the duration of the scholarship

Length of renewal

If you meet the criteria above:

Academic merit awards

  • All renewable academic merit scholarships may be renewed for up to three additional years (four years, eight semesters total).
  • If you are enrolled in a five-year program within the College of Architecture, Planning & Design, you are able to renew your academic merit award for up to four additional years (five years, ten semesters total).

Competitive awards

  • All renewable competitive scholarships may be renewed for up to three additional years (four years, eight semesters total).