Transfer Scholarships

St. Mary’s offers transfer scholarships to outstanding applicants for the fall term who have attained at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA in their college course work.

Applications for admission/scholarship are accepted on a rolling basis. However, the priority deadline for the application for admission and scholarship is March 1st. The final deadline to be guaranteed scholarship consideration is June 1st. All student applications will be considered for President’s Transfer Scholarships when submitted.

President’s Transfer Scholarship*

College GPA Award Level
3.7-4.0 Up to $12,000 per year
3.4-3.69 Up to $10,000 per year
3.0-3.39 Up to $7,000 per year

*A student must enroll full time (12 hours or more) at St. Mary’s to receive a scholarship.

Scholarship Opportunity for Phi Theta Kappa Members

Enhanced awards are available to high performing members of Phi Theta Kappa in recognition of their achievements at two-year institutions. Eligible students include students transferring from a two-year institution who are members of Phi Theta Kappa*. This scholarship offer is not in addition to the President’s Transfer Scholarship, rather eligible students will be considered for this special scholarship opportunity.

College GPA PTK Award Level
3.7-4.0 Up to $15,000 per year
3.4-3.69 Up to $13,000 per year
3.0-3.39 Up to $10,000 per year

*A student must enroll full time (12 hours or more) at St. Mary’s to receive a scholarship.

Special scholarship opportunities

The Greehey Scholars Program is a highly competitive program that guarantees funding for tuition, fees, room, board, books and notebook computer. Transfers students who meet stringent academic requirements and declare an intent to enter the Bill Greehey School of Business may be invited to apply to this program at the time of admission. A limited number of positions are available and students must enter St. Mary’s in the fall term only.

Other awards are available based on achievement or specific talents. St. Mary’s competes in NCAA Division II athletics. Scholarships are available in 12 sports. Music talent awards are available to music majors, minors and other participants. Generous Army ROTC scholarships are available in three- and two-year terms.

We also encourage you to research and apply for additional scholarships outside those offered by St. Mary’s. Your hometown, church or other private funding sources may have additional funds available.