Cost of Attendance

Tuition for the Architecture program is set by the University. More information can be found HERE.

 

Scholarships and Awards

Through the generosity of alumni, friends, and professional organizations, the Department of Architecture is able to award a number of scholarships and awards to its students.

Name

Amount  

Recipients

Description

AIA North Dakota Scholarship 

$1,000 each

Architecture, 3 awards

Award to defray the amount of tuition and fees for the next academic year of study. Based on need, professional promise, and academic ability, and a minimum of two years’ membership in AIAS. 

AIA Northern Minnesota Scholarship in Architecture

$2,000

Architecture Sophomore, Junior or Senior

Albert Levering Drawing Prize

$500

Architecture or Landscape Architecture drawings

Be properly enrolled as a full-time student in architecture or landscape architecture at North Dakota State University in the third or fourth year studios at the time of application and disbursement. Work submitted for the award may be in any medium appropriate for hand rendering and shall have been done in the eighteen months prior to submittal. Financial need or academic standing should not be a consideration.

Alpha Rho Chi Medal

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Graduating Architecture student for leadership and professionalism

Berg Family Architecture Scholarship

$1,000

Architecture Junior

Byron L. Berntson Memorial Scholarship

$290

Architecture or Landscape Architecture, Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Awarded to a student who has a minimum grade point average of 3.6. Criteria include the student’s contribution to the spirit, life, prestige, and academic excellence of the NDSU Community

CHA Endowment

$612

Architecture Junior or Senior

 

Dan and Ann Noble Endowed Scholarship

$2,000

Architecture, Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Dennis Colliton Memorial Thesis Award

$150

Landscape Architecture Thesis

The award recipient shall be selected by the Department faculty with the criteria that the student’s design thesis demonstrates a culmination of design education-fully developed and realized from master planning through design development, detailing and documentation.

Diversity Architecture Scholarship

$5,000

Architecture Students

The Diversity Architecture Scholarship is available to students from underrepresented groups who are majoring in Architecture, have earned a 3.0 GPA or higher and who demonstrate financial need as established by the office of financial aid and scholarships. 

Douglas D. Hanson Architecture Scholarship for Diversity 

$5000 (2)

Architecture or Landscape Architecture Students

The Douglas D. Hanson Architecture Scholarship is available to all students enrolled in Pre-Architecture or Pre-Landscape Architecture with a preference given to those who have earned a 3.0 GPA or higher and/or those who are from a underrepresented group such as African American or Native American 

EAPC Scholarship

$400

Architecture, Junior year

Entering into the fourth year of the program and having obtained a minimum grade point average of 3.0.

Gordon Olschlager Endowed Scholarship

$1,700

Architecture or Landscape Architecture Junior or Senior

The Gordon Olschlager Scholarship is available to incoming third, fourth or fifth year students who are majoring in either Architecture or Landscape Architecture who demonstrate financial need as determined by the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships. Students must also demonstrate a strong interest in architectural history, urban design, city planning or landscape design

Hanson/Zander Family Foundation Scholarship

$5,000 (4)

Architecture Sophomore

Harlyn Thompson Travel Scholarship Award

$6,000

Architecture, Senior year

 -

Henry Adams Medal

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Awarded to the 5th year Architecture graduate with the highest grade point average.

Hugh L. McMath Scholarship

$230

Architecture, Sophomore year

Awarded to a student in the Architecture Program

John Klai: Klai Scholars

$4,000

Architecture or Landscape Architecture Senior year

 -

Knute A. Henning Memorial Scholarship

$215

Architecture or Landscape Architecture, Senior year

Awarded to a student who shows “most promise” in design in the fourth year as determined by the faculty

Kristi Hanson Study Abroad Scholarship (Term Abroad)

$2,500

Architecture or Landscape Architecture, Senior Year

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Landscape Architecture Hollingsworth Scholarship

$1,000

Landscape Architecture Sophomore, Junior or Senior

Nebraska / Dakotas Chapter of American Society of Landscape Architecture

$750

Landscape Architecture Students

ASLA chapter member for Nebraska, North Dakota or South Dakota.

Patrick Edward Germ Memorial Scholarship

$400

Architecture, Sophomore year

Awarded to a student in the Architecture program, making satisfactory progress toward completion of degree and entering into the third year of the program.

Pavczik, Gustav Scholarship

$1,000

Architecture Sophomore, Junior or Senior

Peter F. McKenzie Memorial Thesis Award

$1,000

Architecture, Thesis

Provide support for the annual McKenzie Award for the outstanding architecture design thesis and finalists.

Ruthenbeck Architecture Scholarship

$1,000

Architecture Junior, Senior

Available to students enrolled in Architecture in the incoming 3rd or 4th year student. GPA 3.0 or higher. 

Schlaht/O’Leary Graduate Scholarship

$5,000

Architecture Senior

Studio Mentor Award 

-

Architecture or Landscape Architecture

Be properly enrolled at NDSU as a full-time student in architecture. The spirit and intent of this Award is to provide an annual award for a 5th year student in architecture or landscape architecture who is most instrumental in setting aside competition in order to help fellow students in studio. 

TKDA Architecture Scholarship

$2,500

Architecture Junior or Senior

The TKDA Architecture scholarship is available to juniors or above who are pursuing a degree in Architecture and have earned a 3.0 GPA or higher.

Toy Farmer - Fourth Year Scholarship

$600

Landscape Architecture Students

Must be enrolled in Landscape Architecture Program; Must have Junior standing continuing into fourth-year of study in the program; Has demonstrated promise in the field of Landscape Architecture through excellence in design ability and/or graphic, written, and oral design presentation. for its continued success and advancement.

Wild-CRG Design-Build Scholarship

$4,500

Architecture Sophomore, Junior or Senior

Zerr Berg Scholarship

$1,900

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