What is STARS?

The VCSU Student Talent and Academic Recognition Scholarhip (STARS) Program provides waivers to full-time students who can contribute their academic and extra-curricular talents to VCSU.

You May Qualify If:

Students may qualify if they are from from Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, US territories.

  • Awarded for up to five years*
  • Based on your GPA or ACT/SAT score
 
*Students must remain in good academic and financial aid standing to continue to receive this scholarship.

Freshman Applicants

ACT of 23 or higher (1140 SAT)  Or  GPA of 3.25 or higher.............$1000

Transfer Applicants

3.25 or higher Cumulative GPA........$1000

Recipients enrolled in online or collaborative programs must be enrolled in at least nine face to face Valley City State University credits as of the last day to add.


Open the PDF below for a printout of the STARS Program.

Office Information

Director
Charlene Stenson
c.stenson@vcsu.edu
701-845-7105

Assistant Director
Kaleen Peterson
kaleen.peterson@vcsu.edu
701-845-7115

Admission Counselor
Bridget Blunck
bridget.blunck@vcsu.edu
701-845-7112

Admission Counselor
Zach Traverse
zachary.traverse@vcsu.edu
701-845-7113

Administrative Assistant
Oscar Suniga
oscar.suniga@vcsu.edu
701-845-7101


Office Hours
Academic Year
7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday
Summer
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday-Friday

Email
enrollment.services@vcsu.edu

Phone
800-532-8641, ext. 7101
701-845-7101

Mailing Address
Enrollment Services
Valley City State University
101 College Street SW
Valley City, ND 58072