Community College Transfers
Transfer students must submit an application for admission to the University along with an official transcript by the indicated scholarship deadline. All transfer students admitted to the University as of the scholarship deadline will be included in the applicant pool.
The information listed below is in effect beginning with the 2014-2015 academic year. For scholarship information concerning current scholarship recipients, please refer to your scholarship award letter or contact the Office of Admissions.
Transfer Minority Scholarship
$3,000 per year. Available to minority transfer students from junior and community colleges. A minimum 3.00 GPA is required for scholarship consideration. Scholarships are renewable with a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA at UM.
Deadline: June 1.
Sarah G. Palmer Adult Returning Student Scholarship For Adult Returning Students
Academic Scholarship- $1,800. Scholarship available for adult returning students of any major. Usually awarded to students with freshman or sophomore standing. Must complete an essay of between 500-800 words. See English scholarships for more information. Scholarship is not renewable.
Deadline: April 4, 2014.
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
$1,000 per year. Available to junior and community college transfer students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa. The award may be combined with another transfer scholarship. Scholarships are renewable with a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA at UM.
Deadline: Admission to the University and recommendation of Phi Theta Kappa adviser by June 1.