Transfer

Scholarships are available for students transferring to MU from other institutes of higher education. Those below are effective for students beginning at MU in Spring 2019 or later, and do not require a separate application. Eligibility is evaluated upon being accepted to MU.

Missouri Residents

Amount Per Year

Minimum Criteria

$4,500 3.75 GPA and 24 or more transferable credit hours
$3,500 3.50 GPA and 24 or more transferable credit hours
$2,500 3.00 GPA and 24 or more transferable credit hours
$2,500 3.00 GPA and 25–36 ACT or 1200–1600 SAT and fewer than 24 transferable
credit hours
$1,000* Be a member of Phi Theta Kappa
$500* Have earned an associates degree from a Missouri community college

Non-Missouri Residents

Amount Per Year

Minimum Criteria

100% non-resident fee waiver (approx. $15,838) 3.90 GPA and 24 or more transferable credit hours
50% non-resident fee waiver (approx. $7,919) 3.00 GPA and 24 or more transferable credit hours
50% non-resident fee waiver (approx. $7,919) 3.00 GPA and 27–36 ACT or 1200–1600 SAT and fewer than 24 transferable
credit hours
$1,000* Be a member of Phi Theta Kappa
$500* Have earned an associates degree from a Missouri community college

*Phi Theta Kappa and Missouri community college associates degree awards may be combined with other awards. All scholarships are subject to change without notice.

The Level I and Level 2 Nonresident Transfer Scholarships will be canceled or reduced if nonresident tuition is waived or paid by another source. Should a nonresident student apply for and be approved for Missouri residency, the scholarship will be cancelled and will not be replaced with a Missouri resident equivalent award.

Transfer students can also apply for MU scholarships using the MU Annual Scholarship Application.