Students of Oratory benefit from articulation agreements with several well-known colleges which offer a number of benefits to OP graduates. These articulation agreements represent formal partnerships between Oratory Prep and the participating postsecondary institutions, and outline the direct benefits provided to our students, such as guaranteed admission, reduced tuition, or scholarship awards.
Catholic University of America
Catholic University offers guaranteed admission to OP students with a 3.0 unweighted GPA. Students applying to engineering, biology, chemistry, physics or nursing programs must have reach Pre-Calculus and have completed three lab sciences with no less than a B average. CAU will award a minimum
academic scholarship in the amount of $20,000 annually.
St. Bonaventure University
Generous merit aid awards are available to graduates of Oratory Prep based on the GPA ranges below:
- 97 GPA or higher: $26,000 Presidential Award
- 93-96 GPA: $24,000 Friar Award
- 87-93 GPA: $23,000 Provost Award
- 91-86 GPA: $19,000 Achievement Award
King's College offers guaranteed admissions to OP students with a 2.75 GPA. Scholarships awarded ranged from $18,000 to $25,000. Additionally, OP students will receive an annual grant in the amount of $1,000. To learn about specific details for different areas of study, please contact Mrs. Competelli
For OP students with a 3.0 GPA, Misericordia University grants guaranteed admission with a minimum 4-year merit scholarship award of $14,000 with an additional $3,000 residential grant for each year the student resides in university housing. Five- and six-year programs have different criteria; see Mrs. Competelli for details.
Mount Saint Mary College will guarantee admission and a four-year, renewable scholarship to OP students who earn a minimum GPA of a 3.0 (85) or better. Students will receive a minimum
academic scholarship of $17,000 per year, a $2,000 Catholic School Grant, and a $2,000 grant if the student opts to reside on campus. Students with a GPA below a 3.0 will be reviewed on an individual basis. Additional requirements considered for students interested in the nursing program; see Mrs. Competelli
*All admission is contingent on successful completion of Oratory's graduation requirements.