Early Action Award

Early Action Award

EARLY ACTION AWARD = SAVINGS OF $2,000 PER YEAR . ACT NOW: Deadline for Fall 2017 start date is April 5, 2017.

To help encourage new, incoming students to stay on track with their application and enrollment process, Santa Fe University of Art and Design offers the opportunity to earn an additional early action award toward the cost of tuition. This award can be added to any other scholarship or award received. Available in Spring and Fall. Students enrolling for January 2017 have until December 15, 2016 to take advantage of Early Action.


All programs.


  • A FAFSA must be on file, though not necessarily ready to be processed. Student must submit FAFSA with SFUAD’s school code. In lieu of a FAFSA students may submit a FAFSA waiver form.
  • The student must visit campus, via either a tour, open house, or other walk-in visit to campus. A meeting with a member of faculty or staff must be included.
  • Enrollment and Housing deposits must be paid or postmarked by the deadline.


Up to $2,000 per year for the life of the program.


This award can be combined with all other awards/scholarships, not to exceed tuition.


Complete eligibility criteria by deadline.

Accept offer of acceptance to SFUAD.

Scholarship committee automatically reviews students for eligibility to this award.


January 2017 start: December 15, 2016

Fall 2017 start: April 5, 2017

All scholarships based on availability and subject to change.