McQuilkin Scholarship Event

Qualified accepted students are invited to the McQuilkin Scholarship Event to celebrate their outstanding academic accomplishments and compete for a full-tuition scholarship.

This invitation-only event takes place February 2-3, 2018 on CIU's 400-acre campus in Columbia, SC.

To be invited to the McQuilkin Scholarship Event, a student must:

  • be accepted to Columbia International University
  • be a 2017-2018 high school graduate 
  • have a minimum 1,000 SAT or minimum 21 ACT composite score
  • have a minimum high school grade point average of 3.0 

Attendees check-in between 4:00 - 4:30 p.m. on Friday afternoon at the Fitness Center, and the event concludes at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday.  

The McQuilkin Scholarship, named for the evangelist and scholar who became our founding president in 1923, is one of the most-anticipated events each year at our university.