AU Transfer Scholarships

Questions?

For Prospective Students:
Phone: 202-885-6500
Fax: 202-885-1025
E-mail: facounselor@american.edu

For Current or Continuing Students:
Phone: 202-885-8000
Email: financialaid@american.edu

Contact Information


Questions?

  • Prospective Student Financial Aid
    202-885-6500
    Fax: 202-885-1025
    financialaid@american.edu
    Financial Aid Building, Room

    Mon.-Fri: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Wed.: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Mailing Address

There are several scholarship opportunities for transfer students, listed below. The deadline for these scholarships are March 1 for fall applicants and November 1 for spring applicants.

  • Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
    Eligibility: Transfer applicants who are members of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society. Students must identify themselves as PTK members on the admissions application and provide a PTK advisor letter of recommendation. PTK membership alone does not guarantee a scholarship. Academic credentials must be competitive within the applicant pool.

  • United Methodist Scholarship
    Eligibility: Children of an active, ordained Methodist minister. Applicants must submit a letter identifying themselves as the children of a Methodist minister. Contact Christine Gettings, Kay Spiritual Life Center Operations Administrator at gettings@american.edu or at 202-885-3321.
  • Athletic Scholarships
    Eligibility: Outstanding transfer athletes. Contact Athletics at 202-885-3000.
  • Tuition Exchange Scholarships
    Eligibility: Students whose parents are employed by one of over 160 colleges participating in the Tuition Exchange Program. For information call 202-885-6000 and ask to speak with the Tuition Exchange liaison. Transfer students must submit their Tuition Exchange application by March 1.

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