Congratulations on qualifying for this prestigious award at Fontbonne University! The purpose of your involvement in this process is to provide our faculty and staff with a deeper understanding of your academic strengths, extracurricular involvement and anticipated contributions to Fontbonne University.
We would like to invite you and up to two guests to attend this special day. In addition to the individual interviews, you will learn more about Fontbonne University’s academic environment, leadership opportunities and Honors Program.
Candidates and their families will have the opportunity to meet the Fontbonne University President, Dr. Mike Pressimone and will interact with current Presidential Scholarship recipients, faculty and staff to learn more about our welcoming, supportive and enriching campus community.
Also, if this is your first time to Saint Louis, we encourage you to explore the wonderful city that surrounds our campus over the weekend! Your admission counselor can provide more information about hotel discounts and great local sights.
Please note that attendance for the entirety of the program is required to be considered to receive the Presidential Scholarship.
The interview format will consist of each student participating in one 20-30 minute interview with a member of the Fontbonne faculty. You will be asked a variety of questions that will help us learn more about your academic achievements, leadership skills, and ability to apply your strengths to Fontbonne University’s mission to serving a world in need.
To best prepare for the interviews, identify specific examples of your academic accomplishments, leadership and service experiences, reasons for pursuing higher education, and overall strengths of your character. When you submit your registration at the bottom of this page, you have the option to upload a resume of activities, which will be given to your interviewer to review ahead of time.
Please dress professionally.