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Community College / Junior College Transfers

newEffective 2014-2015 academic year:

  • Students transferring from a KCTCS institution with an Associate's Degree (received prior to their first semester as a transfer student), who enroll full-time and apply for admission to WKU by April 1 for fall admission and November 1 for spring admission will receive the following automatic award at WKU for up to 2 academic years: 

    • $4000 with overall cumulative GPA 3.75+  (renewable with 3.25 GPA)
    • $3000 with overall cumulative GPA 3.5-3.7499   (renewable with 3.25 GPA)
    • $2000 with overall cumulative GPA 3.25-3.499   (renewable with 3.25 GPA)
    • $1500 with overall cumulative GPA 3.0-3.2499   (renewable with 3.0 GPA)

 

  • Students must earn at least 24 hours at the end of their first academic year with the appropriate GPA (see above) for the award to be renewed the following year.  Students that do not meet renewal criteria at the end of their first academic year can use the following summer semester to rehabilitate (at their own expense) and eligibility for the award will be re-evaluated.


  • Non-KCTCS Community College/Junior College Transfer Scholarship

Students transferring from a non-KCTCS Community College/Junior College who have completed 2 years with a cumulative transfer GPA of 3.5 and apply for admission by April 1 for fall admission and November 1 for spring admission will  receive $1500 for the academic year for up to 2 academic years, automatic award, renewable with cumulative GPA of 3.25.

 

For more information visit our Frequently Asked Questions!


 

Contact us to learn more

Phone: 270-745-2755

Email: fa.questions@wku.edu

Twitter: @WKUFinancialAid

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 Last Modified 11/20/14