Automatic Scholarship Consideration for Transfer Students

Transfer students with completed admissions applications are automatically considered for the awards below. Students are contacted by the Office of Financial Aid if selected. While the majority of awards are assigned to transfer students entering for the fall term, a select amount of funds are reserved for transfer students entering in the spring semester.

CU Buff Transfer Scholarship

This $1,000 merit award is granted to the top incoming Colorado Resident transfer students by GPA. Eligible students must have 12-90 credit hours accepted by the University of Colorado Boulder. The award is nonrenewable and recipients must be enrolled full-time.

Maxine A. and FM Gray Scholarship

This award is granted on the basis of both merit and financial need to incoming transfer students. Eligible students must have 24-90 transfer credit hours accepted by the University of Colorado Boulder. Resident awards are $1,000 per year, renewable for up to three years. Non-resident student awards are $2,000 per year, renewable for up to three years. Recipients must enroll full-time. FAFSA required for consideration.

Renewal Criteria:

  • Complete 24 credit hours each academic year;
  • File the FAFSA and continue to demonstrate financial need each year;
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.75

Louise Noble Transfer Scholarship

This award is granted on the basis of high merit and financial need to incoming transfer students. Eligible students must have 24-90 transfer credit hours accepted by the University of Colorado Boulder. Resident awards are $1,000 per year, renewable for up to three years. Non-resident student awards are $2,000 per year, renewable for up to three years. Recipients must enroll full-time. FAFSA required for consideration.

Renewal Criteria:

  • Complete 24 credit hours each academic year;
  • File the FAFSA and continue to demonstrate financial need each year;
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.75