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Transfer Scholarships

Academic Tuition Scholarships

Transfer students who have completed a minimum of 18 semester hours (or 27 quarter hours) of post-high school college level coursework are eligible for a Trine transfer academic tuition scholarship. Transfer students who have not yet completed the minimum requirement of credit hours will be  reviewed for academic scholarships based on their high school grade point average, class rank and SAT or ACT scores. The Cumulative College  GPA is determined by averaging the GPA from all institutions attended by the student.


Cumulative College GPA Transfer Scholarship Award
3.75+ $16,000
3.5–3.74 $14,000
3.25–3.49 $13,000
3.0–3.249 $11,000
2.75-2.99 $9,500
2.50-2.74 $7,500

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

Students who are members of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society are eligible for Trine's Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Scholarship. This scholarship is valued at $2,500 annually and is stackable with another scholarship. It is renewable, provided the student maintains full-time status (a minimum of 15 academic credits per semester) and continues to make satisfactory progress towards a four-year undergraduate degree.

Other Tuition Awards

*Legacy Award [Brother, sister, parent or grandparent are alumni]  ($2,000/year)

*Activity Award [Music, choir, cheerleading]  ($500-$1,500)

* These awards may be combined with other awards, not to exceed cost of tuition.

Note: Limit of two stackable awards, such as Activity award and Legacy award. If two or more are awarded, the two of the highest value will be offered.