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AU Transfer Scholarships


For Prospective Students:
Phone: 202-885-6500
Fax: 202-885-1025

For Current or Continuing Students:
Phone: 202-885-8000

Contact Information


Prospective Student Financial Aid
Fax: 202-885-1025
Financial Aid Building

Mon.-Fri: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wed.: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Prospective Student Financial Aid
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016-8001

There are several scholarship opportunities for transfer students, listed below. The deadline for these scholarships are March 1 for fall applicants and November 1 for spring applicants.

  • Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
    Eligibility: Transfer applicants who are members of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society. Students must identify themselves as PTK members on the admissions application and provide a PTK advisor letter of recommendation. If admitted, your verified PTK membership guarantees a $10,000 scholarship.

    Scholarships are renewable for up to eight semesters of undergraduate study provided that scholarship recipients take at least 12 credits per semester, maintain a 3.2 or higher cumulative GPA and completes a total of 30 credits within the academic year (fall and spring semesters).

  • United Methodist Scholarship
    Eligibility: Children of an active, ordained Methodist minister. Applicants must submit a letter identifying themselves as the children of a Methodist minister. Contact Christine Gettings, Kay Spiritual Life Center Operations Administrator at or at 202-885-3321.
  • Athletic Scholarships
    Eligibility: Outstanding transfer athletes. Contact Athletics at 202-885-3000.
  • Tuition Exchange Scholarships
    Eligibility: Students whose parents are employed by one of over 160 colleges participating in the Tuition Exchange Program. For information call 202-885-6000 and ask to speak with the Tuition Exchange liaison. Transfer students must submit their Tuition Exchange application by March 1.

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