Scholarships for Transfers
​Excellent academics. Leadership. Volunteerism. We recognize all of these at CMU. 

Close to 80 percent of CMU’s 27,000 students receive some form of financial aid. In addition to CMU’s $61 million investment in 2014-15, the university distributes close to $300 million in private, state and federal financial awards and grants. For a complete list of undergraduate scholarships, visit​.

Specific highlights for transfer students include:
  • Community College Honors Scholarship: Awards $2,500 per year for up to two years. Minimum requirements are a 3.50 GPA and 56 transferable credit hours.
  • Community College Recognition Scholarship: Awards $1,000 per year for up to two years. Minimum requirements are a 3.30 GPA and 30 transferable credit hours.
  • President's Award: Available to non-Michigan residents with a minimum 2.75 GPA, this award allows transfer students to pay in-state tuition rates. An average of 75 percent of our out-of-state students qualify annually for this award.
  • Residence Life Grant: Awards $2,000 per year for up to two years; applicable to those transfer students who elect to live in an on-campus residence hall.


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