Criteria for New Freshman Students

Entering freshman students apply for scholarships in conjunction with their application for admissions.
Information can be found at the Office of Admissions. The deadline is mid December.

Scholarship Criteria for Freshman

Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering - Includes PreBBE

Academic Achievement Award ACT Composite: 26 or Higher
or ACT Math: 27 or Higher
Academic Leadership Award* ACT Composite: 28 or Higher
or ACT Math: 30 or Higher

Sustainable Systems Management

Academic Achievement Award ACT Composite (only): 25 or Higher

Academic Leadership Award* ACT Composite: 28 or Higher
or ACT Math: 30 or Higher

Please Note:

  • If offically submitted, SAT equivilant scores will be considered as alternatives to ACT scores.
  • *The Academic Leadership Award also takes into consideration leadership qualities, outstanding non-academic achievements, and rigor of curriculum.
  • Financial/scholarship offers made at the university and/or college level(s) are taken into consideration when decisions for departmental scholarships are made.

Questions?

Contact Marlee Mollet, BBE Student Services & External Relations Coordinator at mmollet@umn.edu or 612-624-9603.