Fall 2020 Update

Fall 2020 Update: Wright State University’s Dayton and Lake Campuses plan to return to teaching for 2020 Fall Semester on August 24 with a dynamic and flexible mixture of in-person and remote courses. Read more about our Right Here. Wright State. This Fall. plan.

Transfer Scholarships

Raider Connect Staff will begin working remotely starting March 23. Please call us at 937-775-4000 to speak with an advisor or email raiderconnect@wright.edu. We are happy to schedule phone or video appointments via our email address at this time. Please scan or photograph and email all documents to raiderconnect@wright.edu.

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Transfer Academic Performance Scholarship

Wright State University's transfer scholarship programs are merit-based and designed to recognize academically outstanding transfer students. No scholarship application is needed; simply apply for admission and submit your final transcript reflecting your earned associate degree. View the scholarship descriptions below for more details.

Scholarship Descriptions

Scholarships are awarded on an "as funds are available" basis.

Award Amount
$2,500
Eligibility Criteria

3.5 cumulative GPA or higher; graduate with associate degree from state-assisted two-year college; enroll at least part-time at Wright State University directly from two-year college.

Renewable?
Yes; for three years
How to Apply

1. Submit a complete Undergraduate Admission Application.
2. NO scholarship application is needed to be considered for this award.
3. Plan to enroll at least part-time at Wright State University after earning an associate degree from a two-year college.
4. Submit your final college transcript with your degree posted to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Awards are made to eligible applicants after the final college transcript is reviewed by the Office of Financial Aid.
5. Eligible students will be awarded and notified by letter via U.S. mail.

Award Amount
$2,000
Eligibility Criteria

3.25-3.49 cumulative GPA; graduate with associate degree from state-assisted two-year college; enroll at least part-time at Wright State University directly from two-year college.

Renewable?
Yes; for three years
How to Apply

1. Submit a complete Undergraduate Admission Application.
2. NO scholarship application is needed to be considered for this award.
3. Plan to enroll at least part-time at Wright State University after earning an associate degree from a two-year college.
4. Submit your final college transcript with your degree posted to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Awards are made to eligible applicants after the final college transcript is reviewed by the Office of Financial Aid.
5. Eligible students will be awarded and notified by letter via U.S. mail.

Award Amount
$1,000
Eligibility Criteria

3.0 cumulative GPA; completed the partnership program and graduated with an associate degree from Clark State Community College (Gateway Program), Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, Edison Community College (PASS), Sinclair Community College (Double Degree/Wright Path) and Southern State Community College (Connector Program); enroll at least part-time at Wright State University directly from one of the above mentioned schools.

Renewable?
Yes; for three years
How to Apply
  1. Submit a complete Undergraduate Admission Application.
  2. NO scholarship application is needed to be considered for this award.
  3. Plan to enroll at least part-time student at Wright State University after earning an associate degree from Clark State Community College (Gateway Program), Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, Edison Community College (PASS), Sinclair Community College (Double Degree/Wright Path) and Southern State Community College (Connector Program).
  4. Submit your final college transcript with your degree posted to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Awards are made to eligible applicants after the final college transcript is reviewed by the Office of Financial Aid.
  5. Eligible students will be notified by letter via U.S. mail.
Award Amount
$500
Eligibility Criteria

No minimum GPA; any undergraduate student transferring to Wright State University with the intention to start Fall Semester 2020. This scholarship is prorated based on enrollment status. It cannot be combined with other institutional aid.

Renewable?
No
How to Apply
  1. Submit a complete Undergraduate Admission Application.
  2. NO scholarship application is needed to be considered for this award.
  3. Plan to enroll at least part-time at Wright State University after transferring from another university.
  4. Submit your college transcripts that reflect your previous college or university academic credit.
  5. Eligible students will be notified by letter via U.S. mail.
Additional Information

The Transfer First Step Scholarship cannot be combined with any other institutional aid from Wright State, including grants and other scholarships.

Award Amount
$2,000
Eligibility Criteria

No minimum GPA; transferred from Urbana University to Wright State University with the intention to start Fall Semester 2020; scholarship is intended to pay for on-campus student housing at Wright State. This scholarship is prorated based on enrollment status.

Renewable?
No
How to Apply
  1. Submit a complete Undergraduate Admission Application.
  2. NO scholarship application is needed to be considered for this award.
  3. Plan to enroll at least part-time at Wright State University after transferring from Urbana University.
  4. Submit your college transcripts that reflect your Urbana University academic credit.
  5. Eligible students will be notified by letter via U.S. mail.
Award Amount
$2,000
Eligibility Criteria

No minimum GPA; transferred from Urbana University to Wright State University with the intention to start Fall Semester 2020. This scholarship is prorated based on enrollment status.

Renewable?
No
How to Apply
  1. Submit a complete Undergraduate Admission Application.
  2. NO scholarship application is needed to be considered for this award.
  3. Plan to enroll at least part-time at Wright State University after transferring from Urbana University.
  4. Submit your college transcripts that reflect your Urbana University academic credit.
  5. Eligible students will be notified by letter via U.S. mail.

For additional information on renewal stipulations and special circumstances or any renewable scholarship, please visit our Wright State University Scholarship Policy page.

Additional Scholarship Opportunities

Transfer students can submit ONE online scholarship application to apply for multiple scholarships. Applicants are considered for each scholarship based on the eligibility criteria listed in the descriptions. To see what you may qualify for, use the scholarship search. Scholarships range from $300 up to the value of tuition. The 2021-22 Wright State University online scholarship application will open later this fall. Please return to this page later for more details.