Transfer Scholarship F.A.Q.
What are the various transfer scholarships awarded?
The Transfer Scholarship program includes the Ralph C. Boston, Articulated Honors to Honors, Cultural Diversity, High Achievement, Phi Theta Kappa, All Florida Academic First Team, All Florida Academic Second Team and Direct Connect.
How are transfer scholarship awarded?
Transfer Scholarships are only available for students graduating with an AA degree from a Florida public state college who transfer directly to UCF for the fall semester. There is a separate application for this scholarship program. Students can obtain an application at any Florida public state college. Visit Undergraduate Admissions at admissions.ucf.edu/cost for additional information.
How long will I receive the transfer scholarship?
A maximum of 4 terms or until graduation whichever is less.
Can I use my transfer scholarship in the summer?
No, the scholarship is not available for use during the summer semester. It is to be used during the fall and spring semesters only.
If I need to take time off from my studies at UCF, will I retain the transfer scholarship?
Possibly. You must submit a Scholarship Appeal and letter stating the reason(s) that you need the time away from UCF. The appeal must be submitted prior to the term(s) that you plan to be away. The UCF Scholarship Committee will review your request and render a decision. If you leave UCF without asking for the time off, you will not be reinstated to the scholarship program upon your return. Extenuating circumstances are the exception.
Can I Co-op or intern and remain on this scholarship?
Yes. If you want to Co-Op or intern, you must let us know in writing which term you plan to Co-Op or intern prior to that term. We will defer your scholarship until you return as a full-time student the following term.