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Undergraduate International Student Admissions

International Transfer Scholarships

The University offers two undergraduate international scholarships. Recipients of at least $1,000 per academic year in scholarships will also qualify for in-state tuition rates which reduce the estimated cost of tuition and fees for one academic year to $5,446.

New Transfer Scholarships
Students who have attended other colleges may qualify for a New Transfer Scholarship. New Transfer students who are accepted for admission and confirm their intention to enroll prior to May 1 will be considered for an academic scholarship. Scholarship funds are limited and are awarded on a firstcome, first-served basis. Scholarship applications are not required. All New Transfer Scholarships are renewable for one consecutive academic year following the initial award. No application is required for renewal.

Transfer Presidential Scholarship

Award Amount: $2,000

To qualify students must:

  • Be accepted for admission by May 1.
  • Be an incoming transfer student who has completed four regular semesters as a full-time student or a minimum of 59 semester hours.
  • Enroll for a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester (fall and spring) at UT Tyler.
  • Have a cumulative 3.3 GPA on all transfer course work.

Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000

To qualify students must:

  • Be accepted for admissions by May 1.
  • Be an incoming transfer student who has completed four regular semesters as a full-time student or a minimum of 59 semester hours.
  • Enroll for a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester (fall and spring) at UT Tyler.
  • Have a cumulative 3.0 - 3.29 GPA on all transfer course work.

Renewal Requirements

Transfer Scholarships are renewable for one academic year following the initial award. No application is required for renewal. To renew scholarship students must:

  • Complete 12 credit hours at UT Tyler for the semester(s) awarded.
  • Maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA at UT Tyler.
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