Full-Tuition Scholarships

Defiance College rewards exemplary academic achievement through full-tuition scholarships designed to provide access to students pursuing liberal arts degrees and majors within STEM fields of study.

Scholarship awards are renewable throughout the student's undergraduate program of study at DC for up to four years, subject to scholarship renewal requirements.


  • First-time freshman or transfer student
  • Minimum 3.5 GPA and 25 ACT or 1200 SAT
  • Participation in DC's Scholarship Day program
    (must be invited by the Admissions Office)

Students who participate in Scholarship Day are guaranteed an additional scholarship of $1,000.

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Contact the Office of Admissions for more information.

Defiance College admits students regardless of race, color, creed, sex,
national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, or disability.