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The School of Architecture has undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare students to effect positive change in the built environment. The School offers a range of scholarships that are made possible through university and alumni giving and endowments. Students scholarships are available as both need and merit-based.
The San Fernando Valley chapter of AIA (AIA|SFV) has gifted an endowment to Woodbury University’s School of Architecture. Proceeds from the endowment will go toward funding scholarships to architecture and interior architecture students at the Burbank campus. Support for this endowment will directly benefit our students. These scholarships are open to Interior Design and Architecture students in Los Angeles.
As a professor, Nick Roberts understood the value of student experiential learning. Nick’s legacy lives on with the Nick Roberts Endowed Scholarship Fund which is designed to support Woodbury School of Architecture students in their study away experiences throughout the world. In the 2018-2019 academic year, the School of Architecture awarded over 60 study away scholarships to students. Study away scholarships are open to all students in the School of Architecture.
The Kenneth R. Nielsen Endowed Scholarship Fund supports Woodbury University School of Architecture students in their study away experiences throughout the world. Kenneth R. Nielsen, Ed.D., served as President of Woodbury University from 1996 until 2012. In the 2018-2019 academic year, the School of Architecture awarded over 60 study away scholarships to students. Study away scholarships are open to all students in the School of Architecture.
The purpose of the Ignacio Rodriguez scholarship fund, which was initiated by Woodbury School of Architecture alumnus Ignacio Rodriguez, is to contribute to the educational enhancement of future members of the architectural community. Ignacio Rodriguez, AIA, principal and CEO at IR Architects, graduated from Woodbury University’s Bachelor of Architecture program in 2007. Three scholarships are provided each year to East LA College and Woodbury University, and are open to students in Los Angeles.
The Interior Design Fund provides a unique opportunity to help shape the future of education by helping students to realize their unique, personal design vision, while developing technical, theoretical and communicative skills. The Interior Design Fund provides flexible funding to meet high priority needs and respond quickly to emerging opportunities and innovative learning.
The Norman R. Millar Scholarship Endowment was established to honor Dean Millar’s sixteen year legacy of educating architects and designers. Annual income from this endowment will support Woodbury School of Architecture student scholarships starting in 2020.
Applicants to Architecture graduate programs may qualify for institutional scholarships and/or assistantships, which may be awarded by the School of Architecture committee upon review of the completed application and supporting documents (3 letters of recommendation, resume, Statement of Intent, transcripts).
Institutional scholarships range from $2,000-$18,000, and assistantships range from $2,000-$4,200.
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the Woodbury University Application for Financial Aid must be completed by all entering and returning students in order to apply for financial aid. Graduate-student aid packages consist primarily of loans.
Find out more about scholarship information on the Woodbury University Scholarship page.