Chancellor’s Transfer Award


  • Transfer students from any community college or four-year institution
  • Must have completed 40 transferable credit hours before attending UMKC
  • 3.0 cumulative GPA in all college work attempted
  • Must be working on first bachelor’s degree
  • Must be enrolled full-time
  • All School of Medicine students as well as professional and graduate level students in dentistry, pharmacy, or law are not eligible for these awards.
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

Max Amount

$2,000 plus nonresident tuition differential, if applicable

How to Apply

No application; awarded automatically based on admission information

Apply for admission by November 15 for following spring semester

Apply for admission by May 1 for following fall semester

Option to Renew

  • 2.75 cumulative UMKC GPA
  • Full time enrollment (12+ UMKC credits per semester)
  • Complete and earn 24 UMKC credits per year