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 10-11, 2017 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 2016-2017 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.  You can view the full student and optional parent schedule on the event details page.

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.