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

For Transfer students starting in the Fall, the deadline has been extended!    Apply for Admission by June 15th!

Option to Renew

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