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What are my chances of getting in and receiving scholarships?

KevinfromTexasKevinfromTexas Registered User Posts: 4 New Member
Hi I'm from Texas and I'm wondering about my chances of attending RIT?

I'm extremely interested in the programs that RIT offers but financials play a major role so
how much would y'all estimate my scholarships?

SAT: 1400
ACT: 32
GPA: 3.6


Replies to: What are my chances of getting in and receiving scholarships?

  • snooznsnoozn Registered User Posts: 1,027 Senior Member
    edited November 2017
    My D17 is a happy freshman EE at RIT. Her stats: GPA 3.9 UW, 4.4 WT, ACT: 30 (E: 27 M: 33 R: 32 S: 27)
    She was offered 15K and we got it bumped to 16K. I think the max award is for NMF and is 18K. The max presidential is 16K (or was last year). If those amounts are what you are needing, I would say definitely apply!
    (Note: I'm only talking merit -- don't know anything about their need-based aid).
  • happycamper7happycamper7 Registered User Posts: 1 New Member
    thanks for this info. Did your daughter apply ED or RD? Does it matter w/merit based scholarships? My son has similar stats and just got excepted ED.
  • FrobotFrobot Registered User Posts: 35 Junior Member
    edited March 24
    Hi, finishing up my sophomore year at RIT. RIT was very generous with their aid in regards to me. I received $10k in merit, but then they covered pretty much everything else because of need. I was also able to request additional aid and received $1,000 more. You’ll probably get a healthy amount of merit, but need-based totally depends.

    I am a girl who went into computing. 3.6 HS GPA, 13-something on the SAT, I was dual enrolled in HS, though, with a 4.0 in my university classes.
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