Transfer Scholarships

Scholarships are available to incoming transfer students admitted by June 1 (fall enrollment) and November 1 (winter enrollment).

Merit-based, transfer scholarships are competitive and require a minimum of a 3.0 GPA and 30 transferable credits from a regionally accredited institution at time of application. Scholarships cover fall and winter semesters only (not summer).

Regents Scholarships

This scholarship awards $3,000 and the renewal criteria requires you to enroll in 12 credits each semester, maintain a minimum 3.5 EMU GPA and meet SAP*.

Recognition of Excellence Scholarship

This scholarship awards $2,000 and the renewal criteria requires you to enroll in 12 hours each semester, maintain a minimum 3.3 EMU GPA and meet SAP*.

Transfer Scholarship

This scholarship awards $1,000 and the renewal criteria requires you to enroll in 12 hours for full award (total of one year). It will be prorated for 1/2 & 3/4 time.

EMU Phi Theta Kappa Alumni Scholarship

This scholarship awards $1,000 with a maximum of five scholarships each academic year. To qualify, you need a minimum transfer GPA of 3.5, a membership in the Phi Theta Kappa and your most recent work must be completed from a PTK inducted community college. The renewal criteria requires you to enroll in 12 hours each semester, maintain a minimum 2.75 EMU GPA and meet SAP*. It can be awarded up to four semesters. Download the verification form and submit to the Office of Admissions. [PDF]

National Scholars Program

Awarded to students admitted prior to Fall 2018.

This scholarship awards $16,500 (Non-Resident Tuition Differential). The renewal criteria requires you to enroll in 15 credits each semester, maintain a minimum 3.0 EMU GPA and meet SAP*.

Formula to determine the maximum number of semesters of scholarship payment:

  • Sophomore (25–55 credits) = Six semesters of eligibility
  • Junior (56–84 credits) = Four semesters of eligibility
  • Senior (85+ credits) = Two semesters of eligibility 

*SAP = Satisfactory Academic Progress: Requires you to earn passing grades in a minimum of 67% of the credits you take. Grades of F, W, I, N, NC or repeated classes are not "earned."

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