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To be considered for institutional, new student scholarships, students must be admitted to Shepherd University by February 1st.

Students should apply for federal student aid each year by submitting a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). (Completing a FAFSA by March 1st for federal student aid is highly recommended.)

Scholarships: February 1st–Admissions “Priority” Deadline

West Virginia: March 1st, PROMISE Scholarship — April 15th, WV Higher Education Grant

Pennsylvania: May 1st

Maryland: March 1st 

District of Columbia