LVC Scholarship Guarantee

Board of Trustees $31,000 Per Year
Presidential Scholarship $28,000 Per Year
Dean's Scholarship $26,000 Per Year
Alfred Tennyson Sumner Scholarship $23,000 Per Year
Mary A. Weiss Scholarship $21,000 Per Year

Your merit award will include at least $20,000 in annual renewable scholarships per year—guaranteed—and could be as high as $31,000 per year. That means you could get up to $124,000 in LVC scholarships recognizing your achievements!

LVC grants and scholarships are awarded for up to a maximum of eight semesters or until completion of the first undergraduate degree, whichever comes first. Students must also be making Satisfactory Academic Progress.

Please contact Financial Aid if you have questions about the FAFSA. We’re here to help.

Shawn Houser-Fedor

More Success

LVC has been ranked #1 in PA for job placement three years running. The career counselors at our Breen Center for Graduate Success will support you in defining your career path—starting in your first year.

A Better Four-Year Graduation Rate

In 2019, LVC’s four-year grad rate was 63.5% vs. Pennsylvania state system universities’ average rate of 43.5%.

LVC Commencement

A Four-Year Graduation Guarantee

With one-on-one faculty advising, LVC offers a four-year graduation guarantee to help you launch your career prepared—and on time. We make sure full-time, non-transfer students can complete requirements for the baccalaureate degree in four academic years (eight semesters). If something goes awry on our end, we’ll provide the additional courses you need for your degree at no charge.

A Supportive Community

We’re all in this together. From the Honors Program and themed living-learning communities to Dutchmen First, Athletics, the Center for Academic Success and Exploratory Majors, and Community Service, you’ll have a full private college experience focused on your needs.


As a first-generation college student, I was very uncertain about the entire college experience. I can already say with confidence that choosing LVC has been one of the best risks that I have ever taken. LVC has given me opportunities that I would not have found anywhere else.

English and Creative Writing Major

Lexi Gonzalez '23