International Student Tuition Waiver


  • A limited number of tuition waivers are available to new incoming undergraduate international students.
  • Tuition waivers will be offered on a rolling basis until all funding is offered.
  • Students may receive a tuition waiver and any merit scholarships for which they qualify.
  • Tuition waivers are guaranteed for up to nine semesters, as long as students maintain minimum eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Completed CSS Profile
  • Demonstrated financial need, based on CSS Profile report
  • Above-average academic achievement
  • Admitted to an undergraduate degree program at Kutztown University
  • Applicable to first degree only

Renewal Criteria

  • 2.50 Cumulative Grade Point Average
  • 24 credits earned every academic year
  • Good disciplinary standing


  • 20% waiver of out-of-state tuition, before the out-of-state reduction
  • $3,858 per year based on the 2023-2024 tuition rate which equals $1,929 per semester