Number of scholarships to award
- tuition fee reduction
The Westphal Portfolio Scholarship is awarded to incoming first-year and transfer students based on outstanding creative work in the art portfolio they submitted for review with their admissions application. Any student that indicates a Westphal program as a second option on their application should submit a portfolio as well.
Award Amount: Varies
First-year and transfer applicants (students seeking a second bachelor's degree, as well as those who have earned a graduate/professional degree prior to their start at Drexel are ineligible); domestic and international applicants.
Renewable for future years of a student's undergraduate degree program during quarters they are registered full-time for classes (a total of 12 academic class terms; the scholarship is not available during co-op), provided they maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA; additionally, students must remain within a major in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design to retain the scholarship for future years.
Study experience required
Applicants to the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design who submit a portfolio are automatically considered for this scholarship during the review of their application.