Excelsior Transfer

Students must enroll full-time. The academic Excelsior scholarship for new transfer students covers the cost of full-time tuition up to the cost of attendance. Students must earn and maintain a 3.25 cumulative grade point average to renew this scholarship. Awards may be renewed for a maximum of 2 years of study.

To qualify, a student must meet these minimal academic qualifiers:

  • Cumulative GPA:3.25/16 Transferable Credits
  • Enrollment Fee (Non-Refundable)
  • Copy of Social Security Card

Funding is limited. All scholarships are competitive and are awarded on an as long as available basis.

 The following is a list of required items and deadlines you must submit the items by:

 Once your acceptance packet is received, you must submit:

  1. Pay the required $300 (non-refundable) Enrollment Fee by contacting the Cashiers Office.
  2. Complete and submit your FAFSA by March 24, 2018.
A complete FAFSA includes:
  1. Apply for your Federal Student Aid (FSA) ID at (https://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm).
  2. Apply for financial aid at (www.fafsa.gov) by March 24th. Selecting the IRS Data Retrieval Tool speeds up the completion of the FAFSA.
  3. If selected, submission of all verification documents by March 24th. Forms can be completed on Dynamic Forms.
  4. Register and attend one of the new student orientation sessions.  (The orientation schedule will be provided at a later date).