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 on CIU's 400-acre campus in Columbia, SC on February 10-11, 2017.

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 (critical reading and math combined) or minimum 21 ACT composite score
  • have a minimum high school grade point average of 3.0 

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. Apply now, invitations start going out November 1, 2016, and space is limited!