Carlow University considers you a traditional first-year undergraduate student if you are currently enrolled in high school and are applying for a bachelor’s degree program. 

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Types of available aid:

  • Scholarships and awards: academic merit scholarships, Honors Program scholarship, outside scholarships and various awards for those who qualify
  • Grants: need-based institutional, federal and state grants awarded annually (there is no obligation to repay these “gift aid” grants)
  • Loans: eligibility determined by filling out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
  • Work-study: opportunities for student employment based on financial need

Benefits for military and veterans

The Post 9-11 GI Bill® allows military veterans to transfer all or some of their unused educational benefits to their dependent children. 

For further information:

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at

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