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International Undergraduate Student Scholarship

Non-resident fee waivers can be granted to new incoming undergraduate students from countries outside the U.S. who are admitted to UL Lafayette if they meet the following criteria:

Group 1 - Fleur-de-Lis International Scholarship

Full non-resident fee exemption. (The value of this scholarship is approximately $4,311 each semester for up to 8 semesters.)

First-Time Freshman (under 12 credits of college level coursework):

First-time freshmen must meet all of the criteria listed below:

(1) Must complete a recognized secondary program comparable to U.S. high school graduation
(2) Must have a minimum TOEFL score of 550 on the paper-based test, 213 on the computer-based test (CBT), or 79 on the internet-based test (IBT) or an IELTS score of 7.
(3) Must have an ACT composite of 25 or SAT 1130 or better, and
(4) Must be admitted to the university.

If you are a first-time freshman, please include with your application:
(1) a current high school transcript
(2) a copy of your ACT/SAT and TOEFL scores

**Applicants from countries where English is the official language (U.K., Australia, New Zealand, Canada—except Quebec, and some Caribbean islands) do not need to provide TOEFL or IELTS scores.

Group 2 – Vermilion International Scholarship

2/3 non-resident fee exemption. (The value of this scholarship is approximately $2,874 each semester for up to 8 semesters.)

First-time Freshman (under 12 credits of college-level coursework):

First-time freshman must meet all of the criteria listed below:

(1) Must complete a recognized secondary program comparable to U.S. high school graduation
(2) Must have a minimum TOEFL score of 550 on the paper-based test, 213 on the computer-based test (CBT), or 79 on the internet-based test (IBT) or an IELTS score of 7.
(3) Must have an ACT composite of 23 or SAT 1050, and
(4) Must be admitted to the university.

**Applicants from countries where English is the official language (U.K., Australia, New Zealand, Canada—except Quebec, and some Caribbean islands) do not need to provide TOEFL or IELTS scores.

Group 3 – Cayenne International Transfer Scholarship

Full non-resident fee exemption. (The value of this scholarship is approximately $4,311 each semester for up to 8 semesters.)

Transfer Student (Meet the minimum transfer student admission requirements and transfer in from from a regionally accredited college/university within the U.S.)

Transfer students must meet all of the criteria listed below:

(1) Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on all college-level work
(2) Must have no need for remedial course work
(3) Must be admitted to the university

For more information, please contact:

Megan Lachaussee
Office of Undergraduate Admissions & Recruitment
P.O. Box 41210
Lafayette, LA 70504
Telephone: (337) 482-6460
E-mail: meganl@louisiana.edu

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