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Scholarships

Community College Transfers

Transfer Scholarships

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.

  • Community College President’s Scholarships

$3,000 per year. Available to transfer students from junior and community colleges. A minimum 3.25 GPA is required for scholarship consideration. Scholarships are renewable with a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA at UM.

Deadline: Priority is given to students who apply by June 1st. After the priority date, transfer scholarships are awarded on a funds available basis.

  • 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: Priority is given to students who apply by June 1st. After the priority date, transfer scholarships are awarded on a funds available basis.

  • 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: Priority is given to students who apply by June 1st. After the priority date, transfer scholarships are awarded on a funds available basis.

  • Out of State Scholarship

Pursuant to Alabama Code 16-64-2(b)(3) and Policy 03:100, resident tuition rates may apply to those full-time, undergraduate non-resident students receiving a partial or full scholarship award in recognition of a particular talent or ability, provided such student possessed the talent or ability at the time of initial enrollment and maintains continuous scholarship eligibility at UM. The UM Out of State Scholarship is valued at approximately $12,000 per year and puts the non-resident student at the in-state tuition rate.

Priority is given to students who apply by June 1st. After the priority date, scholarships are awarded on a funds available basis.