Western Kentucky University

Western Kentucky University

WKU Transfer Scholarship - Community College / Junior College Transfers

Effective 2014-2015 academic year:

  • Students transferring from a KCTCS institution with an Associate's Degree (received prior to their first semester as a transfer student), who enroll full-time and apply for admission to WKU by April 1 for fall admission and November 1 for spring admission will receive the following automatic award at WKU for up to 2 academic years:
    • $4000 with overall cumulative GPA 3.75+ (renewable with 3.25 GPA)
    • $3000 with overall cumulative GPA 3.5-3.7499 (renewable with 3.25 GPA)
    • $2000 with overall cumulative GPA 3.25-3.499 (renewable with 3.25 GPA)
    • $1500 with overall cumulative GPA 3.0-3.2499 (renewable with 3.0 GPA)
  • Students must earn at least 24 hours at the end of their first academic year with the appropriate GPA (see above) for the award to be renewed the following year. Students that do not meet renewal criteria at the end of their first academic year can use the following summer semester to rehabilitate (at their own expense) and eligibility for the award will be re-evaluated.
  • Contact Andy Wagoner - Assistant Director of Student Financial Assistance for Academic Scholarships
    Western Kentucky University
    1906 College Heights Blvd. #11018,
    Bowling Green, KY 42101-1020
    270-745-2755
    scholarships@wku.edu
  • www.wku.edu