Costs & Aid

The Office of Student Financial Aid helps you find every opportunity for assistance. After all, Indiana State University offers more than $16 million in scholarships and awards annually to help students pay for school.

These are scholarships especially for incoming freshmen to help cover the costs of tuition, food and housing, and books. Many require no application. – If you have the grades, you’ve automatically earned it. Most of our scholarships are renewable for students who maintain eligibility.

Your true Blue smarts could really pay off.

The Indiana State Advantage - including free tuition for Pell-eligible students in Indiana and Illinois, an up to $3,000 experience grant, and a four year guarantee* - makes this premier educational experience accessible to every qualified student. It proves that excellence and accessibility are not mutually exclusive - in fact, at Indiana State, They are intentionally inclusive. Click to learn more!

Student must be in Indiana or Illinois and Pell-eligible to qualify for free tuition. Experience grant applies to one internship, service trip or study abroad experience up to $3,000. Four-year guarantee applies to students who meet the eligibility requirements and are unable to complete their degree in four years.
  • $16 millionin annual scholarshipsand awards
  • 80% of full-timeundergraduates receivescholarships and grants
  • 76% of full-timefreshmen receivescholarships and grants