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Scholarships for Transfer Students


Your undergraduate application for admission also serves as your transfer scholarship application to ULM. Please note that in order for you to be eligible for a ULM Transfer Scholarship:

All recipients must be transferring from a regionally accredited U.S. institution and be enrolled full-time for the first time atULM, and pursuing their first (bachelor's) degree (if a student has earned an associate degree and is pursuing a bachelor’s degree, he/she is eligible to apply for the Transfer Scholarships).

For Scholastic Transfer Awards, theGPA and earned hours are calculated on all college-level course work (remedial course work is not included in GPA and earned hour calculations). The admission GPA and earned hours are utilized for scholarships.

Students who are or become enrolled in a professional program will no longer receive their transfer scholarship. These programs include the following: Dental Hygeine, Medical Laboratory Science, Radiologic Technology, Occupational Therapy, Nursing, and Pharmacy.

This scholarship cannot be used towards online-only programs.
Qualified continuing students who switch to online-only degree program are eligible to receive 50% of this award.

Priority Application Deadlines: November 15 (Spring Semester) and July 1 (Fall Semester)

Scholastic Transfer Award* ($2,000-$2,400 per year)
Students transferring from a community college or a four-year college having earned a 3.0 minimum cumulative trasnfer GPA are eligible for this scholarhip.

To retain this scholarship recepients must:

Scholastic Transfer Award Grid

Hrs Transfer

GPA 3.0-3.49

GPA 3.5-4.0


0 – 30 hrs*



7 semesters/3.5 yrs

31 – 60 hrs



6 semesters/3 yrs

61 hrs +



4 semesters/2 yrs

*If eligible to transfer with less than 18 hours.

Students become ineligible for the award once their attempted hours exceeds 180 hours towards a bachelor’s degree, or 90 hours towards an associate's degree.

Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Award* ($1200 per year/$2400 total)

To be considered for Phi Theta Kappa, applicants must submit final, official transcripts from all colleges/universities previously attended and membership documentation at the start of the first term.

Members of Phi Theta Kappa with a 3.5 minimum transfer GPA are eligible for this scholarship as funds are available. The award is valid for four semesters or until graduation, whichever comes first.

To retain the scholarshiprecipients must: