Frequently Asked Questions
What types of financial aid are available and when should I apply?
Winthrop provides three types of financial aid: need-based, merit, and talent. After you apply to Winthrop, you should apply for need-bases financial aid (using the FASFA) as soon as possible after January 1. Visit the Office of Financial Aid Website for more information.
Winthrop is proud to offer more than 300 merit scholarships to high-achieving freshmen with strong high school records and SAT and ACT scores. Apply by January 15 to be considered for merit scholarships. Your application for admissions is your scholarship application.
Departmental, talent, and athletic scholarships are awarded separately by individual departments. Complete information on all types of scholarships and financial aid can be obtained by visiting the Financial Aid Office's Website.
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