Although financial assistance is limited for international students (students who are neither U.S. citizens nor eligible non-citizens), some funding is available.
Undergraduates: Georgetown offers a very limited number of need-based scholarships to selected first-year international students who demonstrate financial need for assistance. Prospective international students who wish to be considered for one of these awards should indicate their intent on the Application for Undergraduate Admission and should submit a CSS/Financial Aid Profile online at CollegeBoard.com.
Graduate Students: Georgetown offers merit-based scholarships and fellowships to graduate candidates who are recommended by their program. International students compete for these awards on an equal basis with U.S. citizens. For more information about these awards graduate students should contact their academic program department. See below for information about the GU Pedro Arrupe, S.J. Scholarship for Peace.
The GU Pedro Arrupe, S.J. Scholarship for Peace:
Other Resources For International Students:
U.S. Federal Financial Aid for
"Eligible Non-Citizens": Financial aid is offered by the United States
government to students who are either U.S. citizens or "eligible non-citizens". Eligible
non-citizens are those who are: (1) U.S. permanent
residents who have an Alien Registration Receipt Card (I‑151 or I‑551), or (2) conditional
permanent residents (I-551C), or
citizens with an Arrival‑Departure Record (I‑94) from the U.S. Immigration and
Naturalization Service showing any of the following designations: (a)