Colorado Mesa University offers small class sizes, state-of-art facilities, and expert faculty who take an interest in your success.  A CMU education is a great value and we stand by our commitment to keep higher education affordable.  Last year, we awarded more than $74 million in financial aid and scholarships to 75% of the student body.


CMU Scholarships

CMU offers a variety of different scholarships for:

CMU Foundation Scholarships

CMU Foundation offers one application for their general and departmental scholarships.

Apply for CMU Foundation Scholarships

You can also access the scholarship application by logging in to your MAVzone. Click on the "Student Finance" tab and then click on the "Apply for Scholarships" button.

Other Scholarships

Outside Scholarships

Review the list of outside scholarships for additional opportunities.  This list will get you started, but look at other resources as well.  We encourage students to search the web, check for the availability of regional or local scholarships, any organizations or interests, even look at organizations of friends and mentors.  Finally, be creative and take the time to proof your applications and essays.