Financial Aid

Types of Aid

Financial Aid

Transfer Academic Scholarship

Available to:

Transfer Students


Transfer students with at least 20 semester credits or 30 quarter credits. Must meet the following GPA requirements:

Award GPA
$ 6,000/yr 3.0 – 3.29
$ 8,000/yr 3.3 – 3.59
$ 10,000/yr 3.6 +

The student may also receive other funding allowed for transfers.  These include Talent, Athletic and NU Success.

Freshman and Running Start requirements here.

Award Amount:

$6,000, $8,000, or $10,000 per year for a maximum of four years.

Scholarship funds are credited to individual student accounts in equal disbursements by semester. The amount disbursed each semester is indicated on your Financial Aid Award Letter. For example, a $10,000 Academic Scholarship will be disbursed $5,000 for fall semester and $5,000 for spring semester. Academic Scholarships do not apply to Summer term.


Academic transcripts serve as the application for the academic scholarship. Eligibility is determined when the student submits the Northwest University Financial Aid Application and is accepted to attend the University.


Based on maintaining a 3.0 cumulative GPA at Northwest University (may receive for a total of 8 semesters)

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