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You’ve worked hard; now we’ll reward your accomplishments!

At Oklahoma City University, your application for admission is also your application for scholarships. When completing your application for admission, indicate the types of scholarships for which you would like to be considered.

Students are strongly encouraged to apply for admission and scholarships early while scholarships are most abundant. In most cases, scholarships are stackable, but may not exceed the cost of tuition. Please see each scholarship for individual consideration deadlines.

NOTE: As of their admission date, incoming students who have attempted less than 29 credit hours after graduating high school will be considered for Freshman Merit and Freshman Departmental scholarship eligibility.

 

Transfer - 2015-2016 Academic Scholarships
Based on cumulative college GPA, renewable for a maximum of six semesters. Full-time enrollment of 12 or more hours per semester is required for scholarship. RN to BSN Nursing Students are not eligible for academic scholarships.

Scholarship Cumulative GPA Requirement Amount
(per year)
Transfer Presidential Award 3.6 - 4.0 $6,500
Transfer University Scholarship 3.3 - 3.59 $5,000
Transfer Achievement Scholarship 3.0 - 3.29 $3,500

Awards are renewable up to five consecutive semesters (excluding summer terms) with required minimum cumulative 3.0 unweighted GPA.

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Transfer - Spring 2015 Admits & 2015-2016 Academic Year Departmental Scholarships (administered by Student Financial Services)
Based on cumulative college GPA, renewable for a maximum of six semesters. These scholarships are for students with majors within Kramer School of Nursing (excluding RN to BSN students), Meinders School of Business and Petree College of Arts & Sciences (excluding Art and Moving Image Arts). Full-time enrollment of 12 or more hours per semester is required for scholarship.

Scholarship Cumulative GPA Requirement Amount
(per year)
Departmental Award 3.6 - 4.0 $4,000
Departmental Award 3.3 - 3.59 $3,000
Departmental Award 3.0 - 3.29 $2,000

Awards are renewable up to five consecutive semesters (excluding summer terms) with required minimum cumulative 3.0 unweighted GPA.

Transfer - Fall 2014 Admits Departmental Scholarships (administered by Student Financial Services)
Based on cumulative college GPA, renewable for a maximum of six semesters. These scholarships are for students with majors within Kramer School of Nursing (excluding RN to BSN students), Meinders School of Business and Petree College of Arts & Sciences (excluding Art and Moving Image Arts). Full-time enrollment of 12 or more hours per semester is required for scholarship.

Scholarship Cumulative GPA Requirement Amount
(per year)
Departmental Award 3.6 - 4.0 $3,000
Departmental Award 3.3 - 3.59 $2,000
Departmental Award 3.0 - 3.29 $1,000

Awards are renewable up to five consecutive semesters (excluding summer terms) with required minimum cumulative 3.0 unweighted GPA.

 

Transfer - Talent Scholarships

Fine Arts Scholarships are based upon the results of performance auditions or portfolio review. For information about auditions or portfolio review, click on the links below or contact the Office of University Admissions.

Dance Performance and Dance Management Scholarships

  • Based on audition
  • May be combined with academic scholarship, not to exceed the cost of tuition

Music Scholarships

  • Based on audition
  • May be combined with academic scholarship, not to exceed the cost of tuition

Art Scholarships (studio, graphic, or photography)

  • Based on portfolio assessment
  • Departmentally based
  • Renewable at discretion of the art faculty
  • May be combined with academic scholarship, not to exceed the cost of tuition

Theatre Scholarships

  • Based on audition
  • May be combined with academic scholarship, not to exceed the cost of tuition

*Talent Scholarships may be combined with academic scholarships; however, talent scholarships are not stackable with Departmental Awards.

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Transfer - Business Students
Herman Meinders Business Transfer Scholarship

For Oklahoma City Community College Students Only

The Herman Meinders Business Transfer Scholarship is a $5,000 per semester award (with a maximum of $10,000 per academic year) for students transferring a minimum of 30 credit hours from the Oklahoma City Community College system (OCCC) into Oklahoma City University’s Meinders School of Business.  To receive the award an applicant must be transferring in at least a 2.5 cumulative college GPA on the transferred 30 credit hours.

The Scholarship is renewable for up to six consecutive semesters (a maximum of three years) by maintaining a minimum 2.5 GPA and is stackable with other scholarships. There is no interview or application to complete.

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Transfer - OCULeads: the President's Leadership Class Scholarship

The OCULeads Scholarship is available to students showing strong leadership skills. Students must submit an essay describing a past leadership project, have a minimum of a 3.25 GPA and a 24 ACT or 1110 SAT. Also students will become a part of OCULeads: the President's Leadership Class. Application deadline is January 30, 2014. OCULeads requires a cumulative 3.0 GPA for renewal.

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Transfer - Phi Theta Kappa

Candidates must be an active member of their Phi Theta Kappa chapter, have 48 semester-quality hours and at least a 3.5 GPA. This scholarship may be combined with other Oklahoma City University institutional scholarships but may not exceed the cost of tuition. Excludes RN to BSN Nursing Students. For more information call (405) 208-5000.

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Transfer - Undergraduate Research Scholarship

The Undergraduate Research Program is open for transfer students who have proven research and academic skills from undergraduate level collegiate experiences. Depending on qualifications, students may be eligible to receive a tuition scholarship for up to 60% reduction in tuition.

The Undergraduate Research Scholarship selection committee will assess multiple criteria, including but not limited to prior undergraduate research activities, collegiate grade point average, letter of recommendation from a teacher or mentor, community involvement and need. Applicants are required to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). An interview will be scheduled with selected applicants. Scholarship application deadline is March 21, 2014 with preliminary selections made by April 4, 2014.

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