Transfer Student Scholarship for Out-of-State Students

Transfer students who are charged the non-resident tuition rate qualify for the following awards. The qualifying student must be a U.S. citizen or have U.S. Permanent Resident Alien status to receive this scholarship. To receive this award, the student must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate student.

Scholarships Admission Criteria for Eligibility Academic Year Award

Transfer Student Scholarship – Tier 1

GPA >= 3.75 and transfer in at least 30 credit hours


Transfer Student Scholarship – Tier 2

GPA >=3.5 < 3.75 and transfer in at least 30 credit hours


This scholarship is renewable for two additional semesters beyond the first year of eligibility as long as the student maintains an overall grade point average of 3.0 and successfully completes 30 credit hours at Marshall University after one academic year.

This is a tuition waiver scholarship and may only be applied to Marshall University tuition charges; it may not be applied to charges for on-line courses. This scholarship waiver does not cover tuition charges from St. Mary’s Center for Education and other consortium colleges and universities.