Online Degree Scholarships and Financial Aid

Students enrolled in the Woods Online program are eligible for a wide variety of institutional scholarships and federal student aid. In many cases, the amount of aid received is based upon financial need and course load.

View Online Degree Tuition and Fees.

Institutional Scholarships

The following scholarship and grant programs are offered by Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College: 
The criteria listed determine eligibility only and do not guarantee receipt of the scholarship.

Ivy Tech Grants

Corporate Connections

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges (IECC)

SMWC Transfer

Post 911 GI Bill/Yellow Ribbon Program

 Military Veterans Grant

 Phi Theta Kappa (PTK)

Kappa Beta Delta (KBD)




SMWC Teach

RN TO BSN - Introductory Tuition Offer 


External Scholarships and Grants

Numerous scholarship and grant opportunities are available for Woods Online students. Please check our Online Student Grant and Scholarship Directory for the most up-to-date scholarship and grant programs.

Federal and State-Based Financial Aid and Grants

Woods Online program students are fully eligible to receive financial assistance if they meet and maintain certain requirements. These conditions will vary from source to source. Feel free to contact the Office of Financial Aid with questions, or for assistance with applying for federal and state-based financial aid.

Woods Online students may be eligible to receive:

For further information about federal and state-based financial aid and grants, please visit the Office of Financial Aid's website.

Questions About Scholarships?

If you have questions about the scholarships listed above, please contact the Financial Aid Office.

Note: The scholarships listed above and on subsequent pages list approximate award values and eligibility requirements. Every effort has been made to insure the accuracy of these values; however, only an official award letter from the Office of Financial Aid can determine your final award amounts and eligibility.