The University of Alabama offers competitive scholarship opportunities for out-of-state and international transfer students. Complete the steps below to maximize your scholarship and aid opportunities.

STEP 1:  APPLY FOR ADMISSIONS

As an out-of-state or international transfer applicant, you must submit the following to be considered for admission and scholarships:

Applying for admission in the Spring 2022 Semester?

To receive consideration for competitive scholarships, you must submit all required applications and documents by October 1.

Applying for admission in the Fall or Summer 2022 Semesters?

To receive consideration for competitive scholarships, you must submit all required applications and documents by March 1.

STEP 2:  MAXIMIZE YOUR SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

To maximize scholarship opportunities, students who wish to enroll in the fall and summer semester should be admitted by March 1 or spring semester should be admitted by October 1.

All fall, summer and spring semester admits who meet the posted deadline will be emailed instructions to complete the Transfer Scholarship Application.

2022 Out-of-State and International Transfer Competitive Scholarships

If Enrolling in the Spring Semester of 2022:  Admitted transfer students that submit the Transfer Scholarship Application by October 1 and meet the qualifying minimum hours of transferable coursework by the summer semester prior to enrolling will be eligible for the following competitive scholarships:

If Enrolling in the Fall/Summer Semesters of 2022: Admitted transfer students that submit the Transfer Scholarship Application by March 1 and meet the qualifying minimum hours of transferable coursework by the fall semester prior to enrolling will be eligible for the following competitive scholarships:

Students Transferring from a 2-Year Institution Only with 45+ Credit Hours:

  • Capstone Transfer Scholarship: Covers the out-of-state portion of tuition for two years (four semesters)
  • Phi Theta Kappa Capstone Scholarship: $6,000 for two years (four semesters)

Students Transferring from a 4-Year or 2-Year Institution with at least 15 Credit Hours:

  • Roll Tide Transfer Scholarship: $6,000 per year

Please visit the Scholarships FAQ page for additional details about UA’s competitive and scholarships.

STEP 3: COMPLETE YOUR FREE APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL STUDENT AID (FAFSA, OPTIONAL) – FOR OUT-OF-STATE STUDENTS ONLY

The Financial Aid staff is dedicated to making the federal aid process as straightforward as possible. Financial assistance available through this office includes federal aid – grants, loans, work study and information about student employment. Please visit The University of Alabama Student Financial Aid website for more information, and submit your FAFSA by December 1 to ensure priority consideration for all types of financial aid.

STEP 4: ADDITIONAL SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES