You are automatically considered for academic scholarships once you are admitted to the University – no separate scholarship application is required.
Transfer scholarships range from $12,000 to $20,500 for students entering fall of 2019.
These scholarships are awarded to traditional full-time transfer students based on college GPA for all coursework attempted.
No separate scholarship application is required. Transfer students must have at least 12 transfer credits to be considered.
|Scholarship Name||Amount||Academic Requirements|
|Associate Degree Transfer Scholarship||$20,500||3.50 or greater GPA on all coursework and an eligible associates degree*|
|Trustee Transfer Scholarship||$19,000||3.50 or greater GPA on all coursework|
|Dean’s Transfer Scholarship||$17,000||3.49-3.00 GPA on all coursework|
|Alumni Transfer Award||$15,000||2.99-2.50 GPA on all coursework|
|Achievement Transfer Award||$13,000||2.00-2.49 GPA on all coursework|
Scholarships may have different academic expectations from federal, state, and University need-based aid.
You should refer to your scholarship letter for academic standards required for renewal. In addition to the first year, scholarships are renewable for each year that the student attends University of Lynchburg if renewal eligibility is maintained.
You may receive only one of these awards.
Access students (adult learners age 25 and older) are not eligible for these awards. However, these students do receive a discounted tuition rate.
*Eligible degrees include associate of arts, associate of science, or associate of arts and science degrees granted by a Virginia Community College or equivalent degrees from out of state schools.