Congratulations to the Class of 2012!

Class Valedictorian:  David Ciciora

Class Salutatorian:  Michael Murphy

 

$14,068,122 earned Merit-Based College Scholarships

Averaged $89,000 in college scholarships per student   |   15% Illinois State Scholars   |   46% National Honor Society | Chick Evans Scholar   |   21 Heeney Award Winners (Straight A students)   |   34 Presidential Awards for Education Excellence   | Wendy's High School Heisman National Nominee | Bausch & Lomb Honorary Science Award Winner | Xerox Award for Innovation in Information Technology Award Winner | Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony Humanities and Social Sciences Award Winner | George Eastman Young Leaders Award Winner | United States Army Reserve Scholar Athlete Award Winner | Naval ROTC Scholarship Recipient  | US Marine Scholastic Excellence Award  Winner   |   Marquette Bank Scholarship Recipient    |   2 Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics Merit Award Winners   |   Augustinian Scholarship to Villanova University Recipient   |   Edward Lorenz Scholastic and Extra-Curricular Excellence Award Winner   |   3 National Honor Society Scholarship Nominees

 

Students from the Class of 2012 were accepted to the following colleges and universities from which they received more than $14 million in scholarships:

Name Scholarship
Cody J. Akel Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Scholar Award
Western Michigan University Presidential Gold Scholarship
Albert A. Alfano Saint Louis University Ignatian Scholarship
University of Oregon Dean's Scholarship
Marquette University Magis Award
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign President's Award Scholarship
Marquette Bank Scholarship
James G. Allen St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Loras College Merit Award
John A. Anderson Central College Central Foundations Award
Thomas J. Andrews Central Michigan University President's Award
Central Michigan University Academic Honors Scholarship
Saint Louis University Ignatian Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Michael A. Anjorin Xavier University Dean's Award
Loyola University Dean's Scholarship
Loyola University Catholic Heritage Award
Seton Hall University University Scholarship
Anthony E. Avery, Jr. Western Michigan University Athletic Scholarship
Christopher J. Ciciora Saint Xavier University Presidential Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Saint Louis University Deans' Scholarship
Illinois Wesleyan University Alumni Scholarship
Marquette University Ignatius Academic Distinction Scholarship
David W. Ciciora Saint Louis University Deans' Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Presidential Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Marquette University Ignatius Academic Distinction Scholarship
University of Michigan College of Literature, Science and the Arts Scholarship
Villanova University Augustinian High School Scholarship
Nicholas W. Dachota Valparaiso University Presidential Scholarship
University of Dayton Dean's Merit Scholarship
Southern Illinois University Carbondale Football Scholarship
Indiana State University Football Scholarship
Eastern Illinois University Football Scholarship
James P. Daley Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Alumni Scholarship
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Opportunity Award
Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Loras College Merit Award
St. Norbert College Van Dyke Award
St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Eduardo De La Riva Purdue University Athletic Scholarship
Joseph P. Dorken Western Illinois University Centennial Honors Scholarship
Bradley T. Dorng Bradley University University Scholarship
Aquinas College Academic Leadership Scholarship
Grand Valley State University Laker Scholarship
William T. Downs St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Carthage College Carthage Scholarship
Western Michigan University Presidential Silver Scholarship
Brendan O. Duffy University of Dayton Father Chaminade Scholarship
Marquette University Magis Award
James P. Dunn, Jr. Western Michigan University Presidential Silver Scholarship
St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Marcus C. Dyson Xavier University Leadership Award
St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Northern Illinois University Huskie Legacy Award
Charles A. Elmore South Dakota State University Athletic Scholarship
Sean C. Esposito Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Lewis University Christian Brothers Achievement Scholarship
Benedictine University Eagle Award
Benedictine University Catholic High School Award
Richard J. Faron University of St. Francis Fellows Award
University of St. Francis Catholic School Scholarship
University of St. Francis Baseball Scholarship
Benedictine University Eagle Award
Benedictine University Catholic High School Award
Daniel W. Fitzgerald Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Saint Xavier University Athletic Scholarship
Lake Forest College Scholarship
McKendree College Scholarship
University of St. Francis Scholarship
Benedictine College Scholarship
Graceland University Scholarship
Robert Morris University Scholarship
Ave Maria University Scholarship
Hillsdale College Scholarship
North Central College Scholarship
Elmhurst College Scholarship
Michael L. Foody Western Michigan University Presidential Silver Scholarship
Cullen Foulks, III St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Lee R. Garcia Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Anthony G. Gleason Aquinas College Academic Leadership Scholarship
Jacob R. Golding University of Hawai'i at Manoa Centennial Scholarship
Kenneth K. Golladay University of North Dakota Scholarship
Jaime D. Gomez Saint Louis University Ignatian Scholarship
DePaul University Vincent de Paul Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Presidential Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Stuart E. Gronkowski Milwaukee School of Engineering Academic Scholarship
Devereux M. Hall Knox College Scholar Award
Ripon College Diversity Award
Ripon College Faculty Scholarship
Illinois Institute of Technology Henry T. Heald Scholarship
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign President's Award Scholarship
University of Illinois at Chicago President's Award Scholarship
Knox College Writers' Scholarship
University of Illinois at Chicago President's Award Honors Scholarship
William T. Henry University of Iowa National Scholars Award
Indiana University Bloomington IU Distinction Scholarship
Indiana University Bloomington Fry Scholarship
Tony H. Hicks University of Pennsylvania Scholarship
Peter J. Hillgamyer St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Connor B. Hughes Carthage College Highest Honors Scholarship
Lewis University Frank J. Lewis Scholarship
St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Benedictine University Presidential Scholarship
Benedictine University Catholic High School Award
Trine University Presidential Scholarship
Trine University Pre-Med Professional Track Scholarship
DePaul University Presidential Scholarship
Joseph T. Huguelet Eastern Illinois University Commitment to Excellence Scholarship
Eastern Illinois University Freshman Honors Scholarship
John J. Johnson Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Thomas I. Kacor Western Michigan University Presidential Gold Scholarship
Martin J. Kelly Indiana University Bloomington IU Prestige Scholarship
Loyola University Loyola Scholarship
Loyola University Catholic Heritage Award
Saint Louis University Deans' Scholarship
Marquette University Ignatius Academic Distinction Scholarship
Northern Illinois University Scholarship
Thomas W. Kinney Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Marquette University Magis Award
John M. Konrath Western Michigan University Presidential Gold Scholarship
University of Iowa National Scholars Award
St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Aleksander Kropidlowski Lewis University Christian Brothers Achievement Award
Xavier University Buschmann Award
John Carroll University University Scholarship
Max T. Kurucar Indiana University Bloomington IU Distinction Scholarship
University of Dayton Trustee's Merit Scholarship
Daniel T. Ladd Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Christopher M. Lawson Benedictine University Eagle Award
Benedictine University Catholic High School Award
Cody B. Leach Lewis University Men's Track and Field Scholarship
Ryan M. Leonard Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Catholic High School Scholarship
Anthony X. Lebron St. Ambrose University Scholarship
Ernesto E. Lopez Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Mario A. Loverde Merrimack College Merit Scholarship
University of Dayton Father Chaminade Scholarship
Robert Morris University Football Scholarship
Matthew R. Marciano Western Michigan University Presidential Gold Scholarship
Loras College Merit Award
Valparaiso University Presidential Scholarship
Butler University Trustee Scholarship
Saint Joseph's College Indiana Honors Scholarship
Saint Joseph's College Indiana St. Katherine Drexel Grant
University of St. Thomas Trustees Academic Scholarship
University of St. Thomas Academic Scholarship
Knox College Chicago Scholarship
The King's College Presidential Scholarship
Merrimack College Merit Scholarship
Joseph P. McDonnell St. Norbert College John F. Kennedy Scholarship
Robert J. McGeever Robert Morris University Leadership Award
Thomas J. McNamara Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Indiana State University Illinois Student Scholarship
William M. McNamara Western Illinois University Scholarship
University of South Dakota Scholarship
South Dakota State University Scholarship
Columbia College of Columbia University Scholarship
Dartmouth College Scholarship
Thomas C. Minnick St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
St. Ambrose University Soccer Scholarship
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Trustee Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Presidential Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Walter E. Moran IV St. John's University Academic Achievement Award
Carthage College Springfield Scholarship
Benedictine University Presidential Scholarship
Benedictine University Catholic High School Award
Saint Xavier University Presidential Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Western Michigan University Presidential Gold Scholarship
John E. Murphy St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Loras College Merit Award
Saint Xavier University Presidential Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Loyola University Trustee Scholarship
Loyola University Catholic Heritage Award
DePaul University Scholars' Award
University of St. Francis Presidential Scholarship
University of St. Francis Catholic School Scholarship
Mark T. Murphy Loyola University Loyola Scholarship
Loyola University Catholic Heritage Award
Saint Xavier University Presidential Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Carthage College Merit Scholarship
Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Purdue University Presidential Scholarship
Marquette University Iganatius Academic Distinction Scholarship
Michael J. Murphy Villanova University University Scholarship
University of Notre Dame Provost's Scholarship
University of Notre Dame University Scholarship
Notre Dame Club of Chicago
David L. Myers III Indiana State University Illinois Student Scholarship
Indiana State University Laptop Award
Indiana State University Academic Achievement Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Kent State University University Award
Kent State University Oscar Ritchie Memorial Scholarship
Cornerstone University Partners for Success Award
Xavier University Buschmann Award
Lewis University Christian Brothers Achievement Award
Kal V. Nastek Illinois Institute of Technology Henry T. Heald Scholarship
Illinois Institute of Technology STEM+ Scholarship
DePaul University Scholars' Award
John M. Nowobilski Dominican University Dean's Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Presidential Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Daniel M. O'Dea University of Iowa National Scholars Award
Western Michigan University Presidential Gold Scholarship
Loyola University Loyola Scholarship
Loyola University Catholic Heritage Award
Carthage College Springfield Scholarship
Marquette University Magis Award
Matthew P. O'Donnell Saint Louis University Deans' Scholarship
University of Iowa National Scholars Award
Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Evon A. Orsi Western Michigan Univeristy Presidential Silver Scholarship
Joshua J. Pepper Eastern Illinois Commitment to Excellence Scholarship
Eastern Illinois Access to Education Scholarship
William R. Pink Marquette University Magis Award
Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Michael R. Prado Loyola University Chicago Catholic Heritage Award
Loyola University Chicago Loyola Scholarship
DePaul University Deans' Scholarship
Leobardo L. Pulido Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Robert B. Raehl St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Marquette University Magis Award
Elijah M. Ramos Indiana State University Academic Achievement Scholarship
Indiana State University Illinois Student Scholarship
Indiana State University Laptop Award
Thomas E. Reardon Loras College Merit Award
Eastern Illinois University Commitment to Excellence Scholarship
Kevin L. Regnier University of Iowa National Scholars Award
Saint Louis University Deans' Scholarship
St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Creighton University Academic Scholarship
Marquette University Magis Award
William C. Rehfeld Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Loras College Merit Award
John E. Reynolds Saint Xavier University Presidential Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Merrimack College Merit Scholarship
Carthage College Highest Honors Scholarship
Lewis University Frank J. Lewis Scholarship
Bradley University Deans Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Catholic High School Essay Scholarship
Kevin Dowling Scholarship
Carthage College Endowed Scholarship
Jeffrey K. Robillard Aurora University Deans' Scholarship
Joseph M. Ruiz University of Limerick Faculty of Science and Engineering Scholarship
Craig T. Sabath Naval ROTC Scholarship to Northwestern University
University of Minnesota Gold National Scholarship
Edward D. Sceerey North Park University Provost's Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Lewis University Bishop Bernard Sheil Scholarship
Trace R. Shoup Carthage College Founders Scholarship
St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Northern Illinois University Northern Academic Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Football Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Christopher D. Simpson St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
University of Tampa Spartan Scholarship
Eric J. Smith Marquette University Magis Award
Xavier University Dean's Award
Carthage College Faculty Scholarship
Merrimack College Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Neil V. Spore University of Toledo Tower Scholar Award
Saint Louis University Ignatian Scholarship
Stanislaw M. Sojka Loras College Merit Award
Carthage College Academic Scholarship
Viterbo University Academic Scholarship
St. Ambrose University Scholarship
Zachary R. Soria University of Louisville National Scholars Program
University of Louisville Athletic Scholarship
Stevie Bajeuski Award
Creighton University Athletic Scholarship
Central Michigan University Athletice Scholarship
Thomas P. Stark St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Western Michigan University Presidential Silver Scholarship
Christopher E. Stoeberl Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Saint Xavier University Catholic High School Scholarship
Francis S. Sujack Michigan State University Scholars Award
Michigan State University Presidential Study Abroad Scholarship
Michael C. Tolley Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Western Michigan University Presidential Silver Scholarship
Jesus Torres, Jr. DePaul University St. Vincent de Paul Scholarship
Northern Illinois University Red & Black Award
Carthage College Academic Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Matthew A. Turner St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Benedictine University Catholic High School Award
Ricardo Valadez, Jr. Saint Xavier University Presidential Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Saint Xavier University Football Scholarship
University of St. Francis Trustee Scholarship
Valparaiso University Presidential Scholarship
Northern Illinois University Merit Scholarship
Saint Joseph's College Honor Scholarship
North Central College Dean Scholarship
Loras College Merit Scholarship
University of Wisconsin Whitewater Non- Resident Scholarship
University of Wisconsin Whitewater King Chavez Scholarship
University of Wisconsin Whitewater Warhawk Exceptional Academics Award
University of Wisconsin Whitewater Klisurich Family Scholarship
Peter M. Vanek Ball State University Heartland Award
Saint Leo University Academic Scholarship
Truman State University Midwest Student Exchange Scholarship
Truman State University Combined Ability Scholarship
John Carroll University University Scholarship
John Carroll University Ignatian Mission Grant
Bradley University Presidential Scholarship
Beloit College Presidential Scholarship
Hope College Distinguished Artist Award
Hope College Presidential Scholarship
Oak Lawn Rotary Scholarship
Theodore J. Verdun Saint Louis University Deans' Scholarship
Saint Louis University Athletic Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Presidential Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Knox College Chicago Scholar Award
Zachary B. Wagner Florida Institute of Technology Merit Scholarship
Marquette University Ignatius Academic Excellence Scholarship
Saint Louis University Vice Presidents' Scholarship
Bradley University Presidential Scholarship
Villanova University Augustinian High School Scholarship
Joel M. Waickus St. Ambrose University Academic Scholarship
Western Michigan University Presidential Silver Scholarship
Christopher J. Ward Bellarmine University Monsignor Treece Scholarship
Bellarmine University Multiculturalism Award
Trine University University Scholarship
Trine University Opportunity Award
Saint Leo University Scholarship
Saint Leo University Merit Scholarship
Bruce J. Young Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
George T. Youpel Trine University Discovery Award
College of Mount St. Joseph MSJ Opportunity Award
Saint Xavier University Merit Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Kevin J. Zawaski Saint Xavier University Presidential Scholarship
Saint Xavier University Resident Award
Saint Xavier University High School Scholarship
Lewis University Frank J. Lewis Scholarship
Loras College Merit Award
DePaul University Deans' Scholarship
Saint Joseph's College Honors Scholarship
Michael L. Zunica Columbia College Scholarship