University of Wisconsin-Eau ClaireWI3063$19,90044$1,3597 The University of Texas at DallasTX5164$26,58062$9,08834 Neumann UniversityPA3049$44,196100$12,80129 Connecticut CollegeCT8184100$39,69839$0$67,000 In-State DePauw UniversityIN788391$38,68135$24,251$60,888 Ithaca CollegeNY6674$59,91892$21,61536 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State AltoonaPA456558$6,90634$3,251$32,686 Grove City CollegePA7881$27,54257$5,30319 Randolph-Macon CollegeVA5259$52,410100$21,15140 University of Pittsburgh-BradfordPA324859$10,78613$6,263$27,588 Oglethorpe UniversityGA3546$51,84098$21,95142 Alvernia UniversityPA3751$47,51097$15,83033 Schreiner UniversityTX4245$37,23198$12,73534 Many people consider the competition at DIII universities to be the purest at the college level. Hamilton CollegeNY8991$65,75053$37,73957 Wittenberg UniversityOH6267$51,41699$22,95545 Keuka CollegeNY5259$45,42160$26,37258 List of NCAA Division 2 Schools There are 312 Division 2 colleges across 45 different states. Lawrence UniversityWI647896$36,61931$23,151$56,823 Division III rules minimize potential conflicts between athletics and academics and focus on regional in-season and conference play. Martin Luther CollegeMN4469$24,58088$3,90216 Do Division III Schools Give Athletic Scholarships? Pomona CollegeCA9297$67,35756$43,23664 Pitzer CollegeCA8387$68,19242$36,07453 Receiving this type of aid can be more beneficial because it is not reliant on a student continuing to play sports during college. Union CollegeNY8187100$36,39347$13,069$66,360 Southern Virginia UniversityVA2631$27,10096$2,75210 SUNY College at PotsdamNY354996$9,81218$2,905$23,394 Saint John Fisher CollegeNY6572$46,120100$13,91130 Covenant CollegeGA596578$20,78628$912,439$44,700 Colby CollegeME8489$65,82442$41,00562 Hiram CollegeOH5460$46,29799$15,34433 Gwynedd Mercy UniversityPA405073$20,4198$14,852$46,680 Ursinus CollegePA7378$65,012100$29,29645 Do NCAA Division 3 schools give athletic scholarships? Capital UniversityOH5359$47,14098$22,07947 St Mary's College of MarylandMD657172$10,40846$3,812$29,400 Saint Joseph's College of MaineME4754$49,39097$19,84740 Goucher CollegeMD4860$59,41699$22,77438 Stevenson UniversityMD3850$49,31998$15,67532 CUNY Brooklyn CollegeNY254410$3,792 SUNY College at OswegoNY4964$23,55192$2,34510 New Jersey City UniversityNJ725$29,57621$5,25518 University of Wisconsin-Stevens PointWI305967$5,12241$1,411$18,290 SUNY College at BrockportNY4865$23,33672$2,24810 Emory UniversityGA8589$65,08048$36,25056 Debbie Schwartz is former financial services executive and founder of Road2College and the Paying For College 101 Facebook group. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State AltoonaPA4565$32,68643$4,42114 East Texas Baptist UniversityTX2537$36,825100$10,97330 Brandeis UniversityMA838795$40,15053$14,805$68,125 Colby-Sawyer CollegeNH4757$55,71099$26,25347 Getting a list of D3 schools that you are interested in is a great first start, but you will still need to track down the email and phone number for the coaches to let them know you are interested. Augustana CollegeIL717687$26,31723$23,237$51,858 The second list includes all D3 schools and includes data from IPEDS on the percent of students receiving institutional grants (which includes any money coming directly from the college), the average amount of institutional grants, and what percent the institutional grants represent of the total cost. The first list includes D3 schools which have publicly available information from their Common Data Set. University of Wisconsin-Stevens PointWI3059$18,29015$9945 Wentworth Institute of TechnologyMA4763$52,50497$11,79722 University of New EnglandME5358$53,030100$16,94932 Occidental CollegeCA7681100$41,80143$12,737$69,442 CUNY York CollegeNY7220$4,178 Averett UniversityVA3441$44,336100$13,64931 Ithaca CollegeNY667492$28,65530$15,972$59,918 DePauw UniversityIN7883$60,888100$26,23643 We’ve used this information to include information on the percent a college meets of a family’s financial need, the average need award, the % of students without need who receive merit scholarships, and the average amount of the merit scholarship. Mount Holyoke CollegeMA7883100$37,01137$19,213$61,206 NameState4 yr Pennsylvania State University-Penn State HarrisburgPA4059$32,68654$4,24413 California Institute of TechnologyCA8189$66,77458$34,60752 This being one of the minor benefits of being a college athlete. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend CollegePA436062$7,49332$3,408$32,686 University of Wisconsin-SuperiorWI223785$5,03342$1,533$19,258 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend CollegePA4360$32,68645$4,32613 Rutgers University-NewarkNJ3460$31,25141$5,98519 Generally, larger schools compete in Division I and smaller schools in II and III. The Sage CollegesNY4657$44,31398$17,46139 Johns Hopkins UniversityMD8791$67,65052$37,11555 Juniata CollegePA727586$26,93428$19,204$56,010 Milwaukee School of EngineeringWI446084$27,93018$14,803$50,321 While NCAA Division 3 volleyball colleges don’t offer athletic scholarships, they have plenty of other scholarship opportunities that students can take advantage of. Eastern UniversityPA5564$46,344100$17,56038 Chapman UniversityCA6576$66,57884$21,62532 Franklin and Marshall CollegePA8386$67,88051$40,23259 Simmons CollegeMA6873$56,920100$22,87740 Crown CollegeMN3945$38,15097$10,64128 Lake Forest CollegeIL6469$57,00097$25,91545 University of Wisconsin-SuperiorWI2237$19,25827$3,64119 McMurry UniversityTX2834$39,87399$11,07828 Division III schools don't offer scholarships or financial aid to athletes for athletic participation, though athletes are still eligible for scholarships offered to any students who … The College of New JerseyNJ758540$13,27243$5,241$33,577 Bridgewater State UniversityMA3253$25,40343$1,9548 Mount Aloysius CollegePA2229$37,29097$7,23219 It consists of three divisions (Division I, II, and III) and oversees 23 sports. California Lutheran UniversityCA6773$57,91296$21,10836 Susquehanna UniversityPA697383$31,72720$24,566$57,580 California Lutheran UniversityCA677376$29,97123$19,445$57,912 I repeated that twice because many people miss it. Alma CollegeMI566581$27,49114$21,206$50,613 University of Mary WashingtonVA6270$25,82672$3,53514 There are 442 DIII Schools across 34 different states. Monmouth CollegeIL4755$46,55098$22,63549 University of Wisconsin-River FallsWI2950$18,49116$2,36913 University of Puget SoundWA707877$26,77043$16,832$61,652 Virginia Wesleyan CollegeVA3743$48,978100$17,50836 Carnegie Mellon UniversityPA7587$67,98050$28,77342 Maranatha Baptist UniversityWI2742$24,92076$4,45618 Since division 3 schools do not offer athletic scholarships, prospects are offered financial packages based on their skill level, in combination with their academics, and/or family financial need. Husson UniversityME2949$29,40582$5,69319 Greenville CollegeIL4046$38,728100$13,74335 Chatham UniversityPA485174$8,32118$15,637$49,517 Keene State CollegeNH5462$26,75381$6,22623 Kenyon CollegeOH8990$66,67054$35,32753 Schreiner UniversityTX424570$15,42917$9,977$37,231 CUNY City CollegeNY133784$7,98919$3,106$28,544 Massachusetts College of Liberal ArtsMA3851$23,92966$3,43914 Wisconsin Lutheran CollegeWI4461$40,450100$15,60739 Agnes Scott CollegeGA6669$51,992100$24,22847 Coe CollegeIA6266$53,49099$26,19749 Averett UniversityVA344169$19,73013$13,144$44,336 University of ScrantonPA7278$59,59493$21,30136 Kean UniversityNJ2143$28,93716$3,29011 Bridgewater State UniversityMA3253$4,49327$6,915$25,403 Wabash CollegeIN647197$34,04419$28,340$53,150 Concordia University-TexasTX233479$19,96637$15,327$43,510 Concordia University-WisconsinWI385380$16,40418$12,481$42,580 Bethany CollegeWV2939$41,220100$14,02834 Mitchell CollegeCT3845$48,48098$15,25631 RateTotal Price Lycoming CollegePA5969$51,652100$26,05850 Manhattanville CollegeNY4248$53,79099$21,09539 University of Wisconsin-PlattevilleWI194632$18,810 College of Our Lady of the ElmsMA5963$49,19898$18,09637 Grad The College of Saint ScholasticaMN5765$47,794100$18,83939 Wesleyan UniversityCT8791$67,52746$41,68962 D1: offer full scholarships that cover everything including tuition, room and board, books, dining plans, etc.D2: offer some full scholarships and a lot of partial scholarshipsD3: do not offer any athletic scholarships, but can provide financial aid packages Washington and Lee UniversityVA8889100$40,07255$44,684$63,500 Harvey Mudd CollegeCA8591$71,91771$32,25245 Mount Saint Joseph UniversityOH4051$39,544100$14,18336 Willamette UniversityOR707782$31,22930$22,438$60,999 (in-state) George Fox UniversityOR5663$47,32898$15,66033 Keystone CollegePA3244$40,70094$13,28933 Lebanon Valley CollegePA7275$54,93099$22,99442 SUNY College at GeneseoNY718040$2,34851$3,545$23,940 Pomona CollegeCA9297100$50,68643$5,000$67,357 Nobody, not even the very best athletes, gets athletic scholarships. Amherst CollegeMA8692100$52,48242$0$68,986 Marietta CollegeOH5160$49,11893$17,70336 Pacific UniversityOR485776$10,69514$20,244$55,606 Nichols CollegeMA3741$50,50096$16,49133 Cabrini UniversityPA5158$7,75736$9,526$45,988 based award Freshmen% Hollins UniversityVA5053$52,435100$27,35352 Piedmont CollegeGA4549$36,80299$11,50631 Because student-athletes attending D3 colleges will not receive athletic scholarships, families need to do the same type of research that families with non-athletes need to do, in searching for colleges that will meet your family’s financial need and/or award your student for their merit accomplishments. Maryville CollegeTN4753$48,108100$25,08352 Agnes Scott CollegeGA666985$31,18617$29,363$51,992 The University of Texas at TylerTX2335$21,67658$4,78922 Regis CollegeMA3141$56,84597$23,39941 (16-17) Millikin UniversityIL4959$46,114100$17,32838 Alfred UniversityNY435987$22,66813$12,416$42,524 University of Southern MaineME142980$8,47719$2,865$21,976 Hood CollegeMD5063$53,04099$22,02742 Nebraska Wesleyan UniversityNE6068$44,652100$16,77438 Meredith CollegeNC5260$47,98799$15,93133 Saint Norbert CollegeWI687282$20,92523$14,163$46,575 Bay Path UniversityMA556179$20,4736$14,653$48,349 Despite the … Only about two-percent of high school athletes are awarded athletics scholarships to compete in college. University of Puget SoundWA7078$61,65299$18,16829 Saint Mary's University of MinnesotaMN516082$23,58214$16,821$44,000 Gettysburg CollegePA8486$64,50076$26,88142 Rensselaer Polytechnic InstituteNY6180$68,24488$27,15640 Berry CollegeGA5965$48,484100$17,20835 The can, however, offer scholarships based on academic accomplishments. Massachusetts College of Liberal ArtsMA385176$6,78415$3,652$23,929 Bridgewater CollegeVA586585$29,26214$22,511$47,940 Roanoke CollegeVA5762$57,48997$22,44539 Harvey Mudd CollegeCA8591100$41,64945$11,251$71,917 College Planning Checklist for 9th & 10th Grade, Junior Year in High School: College Planning Guide, College Planning Checklist for 12th Grade, How to Use a Student Loan Calculator to Choose Your Best Loan Offer, What To Say When Your Child Doesn’t Make The Cut, CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice, Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington, Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona, Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks, Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College, Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg, State University of New York at New Paltz, William Paterson University of New Jersey, Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus. 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