First-year student scholarships are awarded competitively to first-year students who enroll summer or fall immediately following high school graduation.
Transfer scholarships are awarded to incoming transfer students.
Competitive merit scholarships are awarded exclusively to first-year students and are renewable for four years.
Select need-based scholarships are awarded by the Office of University Scholarships and each of Auburn University's 12 colleges.
General scholarships are awarded by the Office of University Scholarships. Departmental scholarships are awarded by the academic colleges.
External scholarships are awarded by employers, individuals, companies, high schools, religious groups, and professional associations independently of Auburn University.
The Auburn Alumni Association, along with close to 100 Auburn Clubs throughout the country, annually funds scholarships for incoming and current students based on criteria such as academic achievement, geographic location, and financial need.
Scholarships intended to foster diversity as defined by Auburn University’s Strategic Plan are awarded by the Office of University Scholarships and each of the 12 colleges.
Auburn University’s Honors College offers qualified Auburn students a unique academic experience, designed to provide many of the advantages of a small college in the midst of the many diverse opportunities available at a large university.
A variety of music, band, and choir scholarships are available for a select group of talented students participating in any of Auburn University's fine ensembles.
Auburn University’s Veterans Resource Center devotes comprehensive support and a range of services for current and former military service members.