Amridge University recognizes the importance of a quality education and is dedicated to helping students find a way to achieve their higher education goals. Scholarships are awarded each semester to new and current students within the various school and colleges of the University.

Lock in your tuition rate through Graduation and receive an additional tuition discount for each semester you are enrolled full-time. To be eligible for locking in your tuition, you must be officially admitted into Amridge University, remain in good academic standing within the degree program in which you are enrolled and fulfill all Satisfactory Academic Progress Standards.  Students must stay continuously enrolled in each of the Fall and Spring semesters.

For further information, please contact the Financial Aid Office at 1.800.351.4040 Ext. 7523, 7525 and 7527 or by email at financialaid@amridgeuniversity.edu.

Guidelines for Scholarships

  • Amridge University-based scholarships cannot be combined. If eligible for more than one scholarship, Amridge will award the highest scholarship amount.
  • Continuous enrollment at Amridge University is defined as enrolling for Fall and Spring terms.
  • Scholarships, discounts, and grants will only be applied toward the cost of tuition.
  • No student will be awarded a scholarship unless his or her account from previous terms is paid in full.
  • Required documentation must be received in the financial aid office before classes begin.
  • No combination of financial aid awarded that includes scholarships or institutional grants (institutionally controlled funds) may result in a cash overpayment to the student. If such a situation should occur, the scholarship or grant (institutionally controlled funds) portion of the award will be reduced.
  • Full-time equivalency enrollment is required for most scholarships
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA for the program
  • Not make the grade of “F” in any course taken
  • Not drop a course within the semester
  • Not withdrawing from the university within the semester

 

Available Scholarship Awards and Grants

Program recipient must meet the following criteria:

  • First-time Amridge University freshman
  • Must be enrolled at least half time
  • No previous college 

Tuition rate – $250 per semester hour for full-time students and $330 per semester hour for part-time students. These rates are conditioned upon the student effort to the following:

  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Students must remain continuously enrolled to keep this scholarship; defined as taking courses Fall and Spring.
  • Not make the grade of “F” in any course taken
  • Not drop a course within the semester
  • Not withdrawing from the university within the semester

Students in good academic standing who maintain continuous enrollment are guaranteed these rates through graduation.

Demonstrating how much we value our students who select to continue their education at Amridge after completing their bachelor’s degree, Amridge University offers the following award: Course Fee will be waived the first semester enrolled in a graduate program (Can be combined with other scholarship).

Recipient must meet the following criteria:

  • Enrolled full-time in a graduate degree program within 12 months of completing an Amridge bachelor’s degree
  • Unconditionally admitted to the graduate program

Amridge University has developed the Accelerated Degree Grant Program to help students that are junior or senior undergraduates complete their degree. This grant will provide up to $2500 towards unfunded tuition and fees for any junior or senior student in the summer semester who opts into the program and meets all of the following criteria.

  • Must complete a FAFSA for the current academic year
  • Must use federal funds (Title IV student loans & Pell) towards tuition and fees
  • Must be registered for a minimum of 8 semester hours per semester
  • Must register for only 8 semester hours (2 courses) in the summer semester
  • Must be continuously enrolled to include the summer semester
  • Cannot be combined with any other Amridge University grant or scholarship

By opting into this program, you agree to utilize your federal funds for your tuition, fees, and books only (no refunds), thus reducing the total debt burden that might otherwise have been accumulated.  If in the summer semester you still have a financial need after your federal funds have been applied towards your tuition, fees, and books, the accelerated degree grant will be awarded to you, to assist you in completing that semester.  Grant cannot result in a refund to the student.

Note:  Eligible students are given the opportunity to renew participation in this program in subsequent years if needed.  To renew, a student should complete a FAFSA for the new Academic Year and opt into the program at the beginning of the new academic year.

Recipient must meet the following criteria:

  • Homeschool graduate
  • First-time Amridge University freshman
  • Must be enrolled at least half time
  • No previous college

Scholarship – $250 per semester hour for full-time students and $330 per semester hour for part-time students.

These rates are conditioned upon the following criteria:

  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Not make the grade of “F” in any course taken
  • Not drop a course within the semester
  • Not withdrawing from the university within the semester.

Students in good academic standing who maintain continuous enrollment are guaranteed these rates through graduation.

Demonstrating how much we value our sister institutions, Amridge University provides the following scholarship:

Full-Time and Half-Time Tuition – Undergraduate – $275 per semester hour; Graduate – $425 per semester hour.

Recipient must meet the following criteria: 

  • Current full-time faculty or staff, their spouse, or their dependents at a Church of Christ-affiliated university, college, or academy
  • Employment of at least one year at sister institution
  • Provide a letter annually from the academic dean of the school or college or headmaster of the academy verifying full-time employment and length of employment
  • Spouse must provide proof of marriage
  • Dependent must provide proof of relationship
  • Available for one degree

 

Amridge University honors the contributions of our nation’s Law Enforcement and First Responders with a special tuition rate.

  • $250 per undergraduate credit hour

There is no $50 admissions fee, course fees or online registration fees for qualified Police Officers, Sheriffs and Deputies, Firefighters, EMTs, and Correctional Officers.

Program recipient must meet the following criteria:

  • Available to students who are not enrolled in a degree program

There will be a charge of $1200 per course.  The course fee is waived; however, any other fees associated with the course will be charged.

For Students seeking a degree in the following:

Tuition rates for students receiving this scholarship are for full-time and half-time enrollment

  • BA Biblical Studies – $335 per semester hour
  • BS Ministry/Bible – $335 per semester hour
  • MA Professional Counseling – $560 per semester hour
  • MA Marriage and Family Therapy – $560 per semester hour
  • M.Div. in Marriage and Family Therapy – $560 per semester hour
  • M.Div. in Professional Counseling – $560 per semester hour
  • DMin Family Therapy I & II – $600 per semester hour
  • Ph.D. Family Therapy – $675 per semester hour

These special rates are not available for Turner School of Theology degrees. Please refer to the tuition and fees schedule for special rates for Turner School of Theology degrees.

Recipient must meet the following criteria:

  • Current paid pulpit or youth minister for a Church of Christ
  • Provide a statement of faith to be reviewed by the scholarship committee.
  • Provide the letter of employment from the elders of the church paying the salary.
  •  Student may be enrolled full-time or half-time
  • Available for one degree

A limited number of scholarships are available each academic year.

Recipient must meet the following criteria:

  • A recipient can be enrolled half-time and full-time.
  • Provide letter of employment from company Human Resources Department.

Special rates for undergraduate students: $235 for semester hour. Special rates for graduate students: $395 per semester hour.

This scholarship does not apply to any Turner of School of Theology degree programs.

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