Need-based Aid


Merit & Entitlement- based Aid


Merit-based Competition

71% of the Class of 2016 received need-based grant assistance from Roanoke College.

"If it were not for the aid I received from Roanoke, I would not have been able to attend college."
- Sebastian Peña


Merit-based scholarships are highly competitive and recognize extraordinary achievement & leadership.

"I was awarded scholarships that made it possible for me to attend a school I had worked hard to get into, and there's a lot to be said for that hard work-- Roanoke College recognized my achievement and rewarded me accordingly."  
- Brianna Griffith


We have several highly competitive programs that you can apply for during your senior year. 

"Receiving the Bittle Scholarship was a complete blessing as it allowed me to achieve my dream. I will always be grateful for being given that honor."
- Cortlandt Halsy



How to Apply

  1. Apply to Roanoke (as early as possible during your senior year)
  2. Apply for Honors Program (March) and Scholars (October)
  3. Complete FAFSA by March 1st

Did you know?

  • More than 85% of our students receive some financial assistance (scholarships, grants, loans and work)
  • 28% of the Class of 2016 received four-year, competitive scholarships and awards
  • 71% of the Class of 2016 received need-based grant assistance from Roanoke College
  • Many families with incomes of over $100,000 per year receive need-based aid

Contact Us

We are located on the second floor of Roselawn located on High Street next door to Fintel Library.

Tel: 800-200-9221
Fax: 540-375-2267
Title IV Code: 003736


Dates & Deadlines

May 2014
Deadline to deposit for fall term 2014. Your deposit is your confirmation you will be attending Roanoke College.

June 2014
Complete Direct Stafford Loan Entrance Counseling and/or Perkins Loan counseling online if you have been awarded these loans. Loan funds will not be applied to student's account until counseling is completed.

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