Awards are made to incoming freshmen and transfer students who have been accepted for admission to Xavier University that are Edgecliff Alumni relatives (sons, daughters, brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews and grandchildren).
An award may be given to an Edgecliff alumni award recipient who demonstrates exceptional leadership, vision, courage, service and compassion in his or her academic and personal life. The amount of the award varies and is in addition to a student's Edgecliff award. James E. Hoff, S.J. Scholars designation is awarded at the discretion of the Committee.
The James E. Hoff, S.J. Scholar recipient is chosen from Edgecliff Alumni Award applicants.
Three one-year $2,000 scholarships are given to incoming freshmen from Indiana. Applicants must apply for financial aid by completing the FAFSA by December 15.
Two (2) $3,000 renewable Legacy Scholarships are awarded to qualifying incoming freshmen who are lineal descendants (children or grandchildren) of Xavier graduates.