Tiger Transfer Scholarship
Beginning with the 2014-15 year, transfer students who meet the requirements below will be considered for the Tiger Transfer Scholarship. All applicants are urged to apply for admission by the priority deadline of April 15 for full consideration, as funding is limited for this award. No additional scholarship application is required. Award notification will begin after the priority deadline.
|Transfer GPA||Degree/Hours Earned||Other||Resident Award per Year||Nonresident Award per Year|
|Tiger Transfer: Phi Theta Kappa*||3.5||48 consecutive college-level transferable credit hours at a community college||Current member of Phi Theta Kappa**||$5,000||$5,000|
|Tiger Transfer: Excellence||3.5||Associate degree from a community college||$1,500||$3,000|
|Tiger Transfer||3.5||30 college-level transferable credit hours||$1,000||$1,500|
*one award available per year **as designated on official transcript
Students must be admitted as a full-time undergraduate degree-seeking transfer student for the fall semester. Students who have received a bachelor’s degree are not eligible for any of the above awards. Recipients of the Tiger Transfer: Phi Theta Kappa Award must enroll at LSU immediately following their current two-year college. Students who participated in the Tiger Bridge Program are not eligible for this award.
Semesters of Eligibility
Students will be awarded the appropriate number of semesters below depending on how many hours of college-level transferable coursework have been earned. Please note that students enrolled in a university-approved five-year undergraduate program may request review for two additional semesters of eligibility, pending no bachelor’s degree has been earned.
|Hours Earned||Scholarship Duration|