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International Students


ULM offers eligible students several options to apply for funding to help pay for education. 



Academic Scholarships
First-time freshmen (with no prior university attendance) are eligible for academic scholarships.

Only students who  apply for the Fall semester by the priority deadline will be considered for academic scholarships. If all academic conditions are met, the scholarship will be continuous throughout enrollment.

Please visit the ULM Scholarship Office page for specific scholarship criteria and deadlines to apply for scholarship consideration.


Out-of-State Fee Waiver 
First-time freshmen and undergraduate transfer students are eligible for the out-of-state fee waiver. By applying for admissions, you are automatically considered for this waiver.

Please visit the ULM Scholarship Office page for specific criteria and further information.


Honors Program
The Honors Program is open to all undergraduate domestic and international students. Honors Program students work closely with Honors Faculty allowing students to explore topics in more depth. The program is open to all majors and offers various options while working within the degree.

Please visit the Honors Program page for more information about the Honors Program application and deadlines.

Honors scholarships are available after the first semester in the Honors Program. To learn more about this scholarship opportunity please visit Honors Program Scholarship page.  


Talent Scholarships 
The School of Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) offers talent grants in the areas of music, dance, theater and art. These performance-based awards are competitive and limited in number. Students wishing to audition should contact the appropriate department or the VAPA office at (318) 342-3811.


Graduate Assistantships
A limited number of graduate assistantships are available each academic year. These positions are awarded by individual departments and are the only university funding available to graduate students. Please visit the Graduate School page for more information about this graduate student employment opportunity.


For complete information about all of the scholarship opportunities available to International Students, contact the Office of International Student Services by email at international@ulm.edu.