Wall Street Scholars

EARLY TRACK DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1

REGULAR TRACK DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 15

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The Wall Street Scholars at the University of Kentucky offers a signature experience to a small cohort that includes advanced academic curriculum and high-impact learning, complemented by co-curriculum education and development in soft skills. The mission is to assist students in the Wall Street Scholars program to enter and be successful in investment banking, asset management, private wealth management, consulting, corporate finance leadership programs, and other highly rewarding positions.

Applications are open to incoming freshmen who intend to include Finance as a pre-major or double major. To apply, a student must be admitted to the University of Kentucky. Please see FAQ for selection criteria and program details.

Selection Criteria:

Applications are open to incoming freshmen who intend to include Finance as a pre-major or double major. Below are additional recommended academic benchmarks*:

  • Recommended Minimum ACT Composite Score: 26 (or minimum SAT (ERW+M) score: 1230)
  • Recommended Minimum ACT Math Score: 26 (or minimum SAT (Math) score: 610)
  • Recommended Minimum high school unweighted GPA: 3.7
  • Recommended minimum AP credits or dual credits: 6
  • Recommended AP courses: mathematics, statistics

*The application and review process for the Wall Street Scholars is separate from the application and review process for other Gatton undergraduate scholarships.