Scholarships and Aid

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Gettysburg College is committed to working with students and their families to ensure that the ability to pay does not become an obstacle to a Gettysburg education.

Need-based financial aid, academic merit scholarships, and music talent scholarships are available. The brochure Investing in Your Future: Financing a Gettysburg Education(PDF) provides an overview of the financial aid application process as well as financing options. Financial aid packages offered by Gettysburg College are competitive with those available from our peer institutions.

Investing in your future

Financial Aid and Scholarships at Gettysburg

  • Gettysburg College awarded $47.1 million in merit scholarships and need-based grants for the 2012-13 academic year, benefiting 67% of the student body.
  • Merit-based scholarships range from $7,000 to $25,000 per year.
  • Gettysburg College grants vary from $500 to $43,430, based on financial need.

Financial Aid Application Deadlines & Forms

Gettysburg College School Codes

FAFSA: 003268
CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE: 2275

Gettysburg College
Office of Financial Aid
300 N. Washington St.
Campus Box 438
Gettysburg, PA 17325

P: 717-337-6611
F: 717-337-8555

Contact your Financial Aid Counselor

Gettysburg College Rated a "Best Value" by Princeton Review

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Gettysburg is among only 75 private colleges included in the Princeton Review's "Best Value Colleges" list for 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.

Gettysburg was also named one of the "best values" among American private liberal arts colleges by Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine.