Besides substantial scholarships for incoming first-year students, merit-based scholarships for transfer students, and scholarships for children of Veterans, UIS offers over 330 institutional scholarships to help defray the cost of your education. See the application details on the UIS Scholarships page. The deadline to apply is February 15.

Undergraduate scholarships specific to Criminology and Criminal Justice majors include:

  • Jan L. Little, Joyce Graham Little, and Michael Ray Coonse Criminal Justice Scholarship: $1,000, renewable
  • Brian McMillen Scholarship: $1,500, renewable
  • Dennis L. Sedlak Scholarship: $2,000, renewable
  • Lee Humphrey Dodd Memorial Scholarship (female)