Did you know that it’s actually cheaper to graduate in four years with two Summer Terms than to enroll in a fifth year? Scholarships and other types of financial aid help make Summer Term budget-friendly, too.
Financial aid: You can use traditional financial aid, including federal student loans and grants, for Summer Term. To learn about the summer financial aid application process, visit the Office of Student Financial Aid.
Summer Term scholarships: There are several scholarships designed to assist with the costs of Summer Term. Find out which one best meets your needs and apply below.
UW-Madison Undergraduate Scholarship for Summer Study
This general scholarship is open to UW-Madison undergraduates who are in good academic standing, have a cumulative GPA that reflects academic success, and are enrolled in at least one UW-Madison summer course.
Transfer Scholars Summer Award
This award is automatically applied to the tuition bills of students who transferred to UW-Madison in spring 2021 and enroll in courses in Summer 2021.
This scholarship is available to students who can finish their UW-Madison degrees by enrolling in summer courses.