Scholarships

Transfer Commitment Scholarship

Transfer Commitment scholarships award $2,500 annually to eligible incoming transfer students beginning with the Fall 2020 term.

What are the requirements?

  • Incoming transfer student
  • Earn a 2.5 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Complete 24 or more transferable credit hours
  • Enroll part-time or full-time in WIU undergraduate courses (6 semester hours minimum)

Is this scholarship renewable?

  • Yes, for an additional three years (six semesters) of continuous undergraduate study
  • You must also meet federal satisfactory academic progress requirements

Award and renewal criteria for students entering WIU prior to Fall 2020 can be found online here.

What else do I need to know?

  • Scholarships will be disbursed in equal amounts between the fall and spring semesters
  • Total financial aid and scholarships cannot exceed the direct total cost of attendance for Western Illinois University
  • Scholarships are subject to the availability of funds

How to Apply

Apply and be accepted for admission at WIU