All new undergraduate transfer students will be automatically considered for merit scholarships, based on academic credentials. Full-time students with a GPA of 2.5 or greater may receive up to $2,500 for the academic year.
Full-time students who have a GPA of 3.5 or greater and are admitted on or before April 15, 2013 may be considered for an additional $1,000 scholarship.
Part time students with a GPA of 2.5 or greater may receive $500 for the academic year.
To qualify for a UB merit scholarship, click here.
Wilson Presidential Scholarship
The Wilson Presidential Scholarship is available to new transfer students entering UB who are seeking their first bachelor’s degree with at least 60 credits. Students must have a cumulative transfer GPA of 3.5 or higher when entering. The Wilson Presidential Scholarship covers 100% of in-state tuition only; students are still responsible for all incurred student fees. The scholarship is automatically renewable for four semesters of enrollment (excluding summer) if a GPA of 3.25 is maintained at UB.
There are two ways to apply for the scholarship:
Students may not receive other institutional scholarships in addition to receiving the Wilson Presidential Scholarship.