National Louis University Pathways Scholarship for Undocumented Students

Scholarship Overview:
National Louis University is committed to supporting all students in their pursuit of a quality education. We are deeply passionate about the work we do and are committed to creating opportunities for access. Understanding that one of the most significant barriers undocumented students face is financial, we are excited to announce the 2019-2020 Pathways Scholarship for Undocumented Students! Admitted students who may be eligible will receive an email after the start of the new year informing them of how to apply. National Louis University is offering 10 scholarships of $5,000 each to incoming students starting at NLU in fall 2019. The annual tuition for recipients of the award will be $5,260 plus fees, compared to our current Pathways tuition of $10,260 plus fees.

Students must schedule their scholarship interview at starting January 15th at 5:00pm CST. The first interview date will be January 20th at the Chicago Campus. Students will be interviewed about their educational and career goals, dedication to attaining those goals, and their interest in attending National Louis University.

Website: National Louis University
Application: Access Here

Scholarship Criteria:

  • Be accepted for the next academic year at Pathways at National Louis University for fall 2019
  • Be ineligible to apply for or receive federal and state financial aid
  • Sign up for and complete scholarship interview
  • Pay the $50 enrollment deposit

Open to DREAMers: Yes
Renewable: The award will be renewable each year, for up to four consecutive years so long as the student maintains Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) per NLU’s SAP Policy at and maintains their student account
Contact Information: Email Alison Perez at

Eligible Students- please make sure you have applied and been admitted to Pathways. If you have not yet applied, please apply at as soon as possible.
The scholarship will be awarded on a first-come, first served basis to admitted students, it is crucial that you and your students act quickly once the scheduling tool goes live. Students can schedule their required interview starting January 15th at 5:00 pm CST. Additional details on the scholarship and its requirements are listed below.

up to $20,000