UGA Transfer Brochure

You can apply to NSU before receiving your A.A. or A.S. degree. Applying one semester before your planned entry term gives you plenty of time to register for orientation and pursue additional scholarship and aid opportunities. WE’LL TAKE YOU AND YOUR CREDITS APPLY FOR ADMISSION Complete and submit the NSU Shark Select Transfer Application at . A nonrefundable, $50 application fee is required to apply. SUBMIT YOUR DOCUMENTS Submit official transcripts from all institutions attended (high school transcripts are required if you have less than 24 college credits). Undergraduate admission is test-optional for this academic year. COMPLETE THE TRANSFER REPORT Visit . DON’T FORGET SUPPLEMENTAL APPLICATIONS NSU’s Dual Admission, Farquhar Honors College, and Nursing programs require a supplemental application, in addition to your university admissions application. Instructions can be found at . AVERAGE TRANSFER GPA 3.25 TRANSFERS LAST YEAR 300 NSU’s transfer process is quick and easy—we’ll make sure you stay on track to graduation! Expedite the admissions process by emailing your unofficial transcripts to . Transfer admission is offered on a space-available basis, so apply early! At NSU, we welcome transfer students from all regionally accredited colleges across the nation and internationally. If you’re in good academic standing and have earned your Associate of Arts degree or 60 credits from a Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) accredited community or state college from 1992 to the present, you’ll be admitted to NSU with junior standing. If you’ve gained specialized knowledge through prior professional, military, college coursework, or other life experiences, you may be able to receive academic credit here at NSU. Learn more at . We’ll help you navigate the waters, so you can keep moving forward. When it comes to investing in your NSU degree—and earning that competitive advantage in your career, your community, and your life—our admissions staff will assist you in identifying grants and scholarships for which you may be eligible. They’ll even map out the best steps to fund this investment, so you can build a financial aid and scholarship package that works. You’ll find that attaining the NSU Edge is well within reach. IT PAYS TO BE A SHARK SCHOLARSHIPS ANNUAL AWARD* Dean’s Scholarship $5,000–$16,000 Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship** $1,000 Additional scholarships available at . *Award amounts are subject to change. **To be considered, you must be a member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. FAFSA To be considered for need-based financial aid, including grants and loans, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). NSU’s FAFSA code is 001509. Learn more at . STATE AID FOR FLORIDA RESIDENTS There are many Florida-based grants and scholarships that may be available to you, including Florida Bright Futures. You may also use Florida Prepaid toward the cost of your attendance at NSU. Go to for more information. PROGRAM ANNUAL AWARD* Effective Access to Student Education (EASE) Grant (non-need based) $2,841 Florida Student Assistance Grant (need based) $2,000 Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program: • Florida Academic Scholars (FAS) • Florida Medallion Scholars (FMS) • FAS— $211 per credit , plus a $300 college-related expenses stipend for fall and winter semesters • FMS— $158 per credit Florida Prepaid College Plans Tuition only Room and Board Option $3,500** $6,070** *Award amounts are based on legislative allocations and are subject to change. **Estimate based on 15 credits per semester, equivalent to 30 credits per year. ESTIMATED COSTS 2022-23 | Tuition: $34,750 Average Room and Board (including meal plan) : $11,200