Transfer Scholarships

Full-time transfer students entering with a cumulative 3.30 GPA or higher and 24 or more college credits are eligible for a $1,000 Transfer Achievement Scholarship. Recipients who maintain a 3.00 or higher GPA and full-time enrollment at SUNY Oswego, may renew this scholarship for up to two years consecutive to the initial award for a maximum total of $3,000. The scholarship will not exceed $500 per semester regardless of the maximum total. To be eligible, simply complete an application for admission; no scholarship forms are required.

Admission applications received by Jan. 15 receive priority for scholarship consideration. Over one-third of the entering class received merit-based scholarship money.

Transfer Awards

  • $3,000 Transfer Achievement Scholarships ($1,000 annually for up to three years)
  • $36,000 Destination Oswego Scholarship ($9,000 annually for up to four years) Available for students who are not eligible for New York State tuition; Requires on-campus housing and full-time status.

Renewable Destination Oswego Scholarships

These are available to non-New York State residents and international transfer students, who are not otherwise eligible for New York State tuition and require full-time study. The award amount is $9,000 annually for up to four years. Requires on-campus housing and full-time status.

Click here for scholarship policies for students currently receiving one of these awards.

Or direct correspondence to:
Office of Admissions
229 Sheldon Hall
SUNY Oswego
Oswego, NY 13126-3599
Phone: 315.312.2250
Fax: 315.312.3260