Making College a Reality for First-Generation College Students

Welcome to Walsh University. At Walsh, we have a long track record of helping first generation college students graduate and realize their professional dreams. We are proud of the fact that many of our most successful alums were the first in their family to attend college and that is why we do everything in our power to help you succeed. From scholarships and learning communities to mentorships and career guidance, we are here to help you. Begin the process now by filling out the application at the bottom of this page so we can begin preparing the best scholarship package for you.

Why Walsh?

  • Affordable - Although cases vary depending on your financial circumstance, the average First Generation College student attending Walsh University pays about 50% of the listed tuition price after aid is applied.
  • Four-Year Graduation Guarantee - Enroll during the first month of your fall semester, follow the steps to success, and you will graduate in four years. Guaranteed.
  • Maroon and Gold Career Promise - Our commitment to ensure that our students will find a professional entry-level position or higher, be enrolled in graduate school, or gain a service year position within 6 months of graduation.

Ready to Apply?

Walsh University is under a rolling admission policy, and students will be notified of the decision immediately. Complete our free online application today!

Please feel free to reach out to our Admissions staff with any questions or concerns you may have at 330.490.7172

Extra resources are available for First Generation Students.