UNT Texas Transfer Scholarship

How to apply

•Apply for admission to a UNT program by March 1

•Activate myUNT account

•Complete the General Scholarship Application

•Monitor EagleConnect email account  

Admitted transfer students are evaluated for one of our UNT Texas Transfer Scholarship programs based on completed admission and scholarship applications.  Awards are made on a first-come, first-served basis based on available funding.

Priority Dates

The General ScholarshipA scholarship is a form of financial aid given to students to help pay for their education. Most scholarships are restricted to paying all or part of tuition expenses, though some scholarships also cover room and board. Scholarships are a form of gift aid and do not have to be repaid. Many scholarships are restricted to students in specific courses of study or with academic, athletic, or artistic talent. Application must be completed.

Applicants who meet the priority admission application date of March 1 will be given first consideration for scholarships, based on their completed admission application and available funding.

ApplyTexas Applications received after March 1 may not be complete in time for eligibility to be confirmed for the General Scholarship Application.  Specific questions regarding your admission application should be directed to Undergraduate Admissions.

Description

UNT Texas Transfer Scholarships are available for students transferring from a Texas community college or an accredited Texas university with a minimum of 45 attempted credit hours but less than 120 hours. Attempted hours exclude credit hours earned from AP, CLEP, military, etc.

Students must be active in a UNT program to receive this award.  Students active in a UNT Dallas program should contact UNT Dallas for scholarship opportunites.

The scholarship is renewable one additional, consecutive academic yearThe period during which school is in session, consisting of at least 30 weeks of instructional time. The school year typically runs from the beginning of September through the end of May at most colleges and universities. (excluding summer), or until the completion of your UNT undergraduate degree, whichever comes first.

UNT is committed to providing the best undergraduate educational experience in Texas, and our renewable scholarshipsA renewable scholarship is a scholarship that is awarded for more than one year. Usually the student must maintain certain academic standards to be eligible for subsequent years of the award. Some renewable scholarships will require the student to reapply for the scholarship each year; others will just require a report on the student's progress to a degree. for incoming transfers is just one example of our commitment!

Transfers for fall 2014:                                                               

We are excited you are interested in coming to the University of North Texas to complete your undergraduate education!  UNT Texas Transfer Scholarship offers for 2014-2015 have been extended based on our available funding. 

Please review additional information regarding educational resources.

Amount

Below are the scholarshipA scholarship is a form of financial aid given to students to help pay for their education. Most scholarships are restricted to paying all or part of tuition expenses, though some scholarships also cover room and board. Scholarships are a form of gift aid and do not have to be repaid. Many scholarships are restricted to students in specific courses of study or with academic, athletic, or artistic talent. amounts offered, which are based on your cumulative grade point averageThe GPA is an average of a student's grades. Grades have been converted to a 4.0 scale, with 4.0 being an A, 3.0 being a B, and 2.0 being a C.:

  • 4.0 cumulative GPA:  $3,000 per year (Scholarship funding can result in a $6,000 total award.)
  • 3.99-3.75 cumulative GPA:  $2,000 per year (Scholarship funding can result in a $4,000 total award.)
  • 3.74-3.5 cumulative GPA:  $1,500 per year (Scholarship funding can result in a $3,000 total award.)

Eligibility

Awards are renewable for a second year for students who complete a minimum of 12 credit hours per fall and spring term at UNT, and maintain a 3.25 cumulative GPA while completing his or her UNT undergraduate degree.