Laurel Scholarship

Laurel Scholarship Application

The Laurel Scholarship was established in 2021. Students selected to be part of the program will be offered the most prestigious academic award at the University – a full-tuition scholarship.

Mission Statement: Mars Hill University, an academic community rooted in the Christian faith, challenges and equips students to pursue intellectual, spiritual, and personal growth through an education that is grounded in a rigorous study of the Liberal Arts connected with the world of work committed to character development, to service, and to responsible citizenship in the community, the region, and the world.


  • Interview: Required and will be held in-person at Senior Visit Day on Saturday, December 3, 2022
  • Recommendations: 2 required – recommended to be from teacher/instructor/mentor
  • Academic Criteria – Two of three of the following must be met:
    • 1. Minimum 3.8 High School GPA
    • 2. Top 5% of graduating class
    • 3. Minimum SAT of 1300 OR minimum ACT of 27
  • Class status: Incoming freshmen and early college students pursuing a full-time traditional undergraduate degree.
  • Deadline: November 18, 2022

Laurel Scholarship Application