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 go.cmich.edu/scholarships.
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.