2017-18 Scholarships for Transfer Students

The University of Evansville is the largest provider of financial aid to our students. UE gift assistance is available to traditional, full-time, undergraduate, domestic students transferring to UE for the 2017-18 academic year.

Your Application for Admission serves as the initial application for all UE merit scholarships. No UE scholarship or need-based grant is available to students in second degree programs. Scholarships are available for the following graduate programs; Doctor of Physical Therapy, Master of Science in Athletic Training, and Master of Physician Assistant Science.

The following scholarships are available for transfer students entering UE in the 2017-2018 academic year.

Merit-based Scholarships

Academic Scholarships

Academic scholarships are determined based on the student’s cumulative grade point average earned at the previous institution(s). Awards range from $9,000 to $15,000 per year.

Music and Theatre Scholarships

Auditions and interviews are required for students applying to the Departments of Music or Theatre. The value of the scholarship is influenced by both academic ability and performing arts talent. Scholarship notification will come AFTER the audition.

Students are awarded one merit-based scholarship (whichever is the highest value).

Additional Considerations

Legacy Award

Awarded to children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren of UE graduates.

United Methodist Scholarship

Awarded if student is an active member of a United Methodist Church.

Additional Awards

The following awards may be awarded in addition to your UE Annual Scholarship. Award notification will come from the department and will be coordinated with other financial aid.

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

Awarded to members of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society of two-year colleges. It is renewable with a UE GPA of 2.50.

Music Ensemble Participation Award for non-music majors

Students must complete an audition with the Department of Music by March 1, 2017, and demonstrate sufficient talent to participate in band, choir, or orchestra. Renewal requires continued participation in an eligible ensemble.

Art Scholarship for Art majors

Students must submit an art portfolio to University of Evansville Art Department for consideration of scholarship by March 1, 2017.

Manager and Trainer Awards

Awarded at the discretion of UE's athletics manager or trainer to students who assist with UE's NCAA Division I athletics teams.

Renewal Criteria

UE scholarships are renewable annually if student maintains a minimum cumulative GPA as indicated below. Residency requirements apply - see UE Residency requirements as they relate to full renewal of scholarships.

  • 3.0 GPA required for full renewal of all National Merit Awards and National Hispanic awards.
  • 2.5 GPA required for all other scholarships/awards.

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