Chancellor’s Historically Underrepresented Minority Nonresident Award


  • Newly enrolled non-Missouri resident students who identify themselves on the UMKC admission application as African American, Hispanic or Native American
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Full-time Enrollment

Max Amount

Nonresident tuition differential

How to Apply

Automatically awarded based on Admission Application for students that indicate African American, Hispanic, or Native American

Option to Renew

Undergraduate Students:

  • Maintain a 2.0 cumulative¬†UMKC GPA
  • Complete and Earn 24 UMKC credit hours each year

Graduate Students:

  • Maintain a 3.0 cumulative UMKC GPA
  • Complete and Earn 18 UMKC credit hours each year