Financial Aid

Tuition Differential Scholarship

The Tuition Differential Scholarship awards renewable scholarships to freshmen and transfer students. This scholarship covers the difference between residential and non-residential tuition. The scholarship is renewable for up to four years or the completion of a baccalaureate degree, whichever comes first.

Requirements for Freshmen:
* U.S. citizen or permanent resident, Canadian citizen or landed immigrant, or Mexican citizen
* Documentation of permanent residency required
* Recalculated GPA of 3.4 (4.0 scale)
* ACT composite score of 24 or SAT combined score of 1110
* Full-time degree-seeking enrollment at University of Michigan Dearborn
* Renewable with a cumulative GPA of 3.25 at UM-Dearborn

Requirements for Transfers:
* U.S. citizen or permanent resident, Canadian citizen or landed immigrant, or Mexican citizen
* Documentation of permanent residency required
* Recalculated GPA of 3.5 (4.0 scale)
* Full-time degree-seeking enrollment at University of Michigan Dearborn
* Renewable with a cumulative GPA of 3.25 at UM-Dearborn

Students who are in the process of applying for Michigan residency with the Residency Classification Office  must meet the filing deadline listed on the Application for Residency. If approved for residency, the approval must be effective for the studentís first semester at UM-Dearborn in order for the student to be considered for scholarships offered by the Office of Admissions and Orientation that require Michigan residency.

For additional information, please contact the Office of Admissions and Orientation at 313-593-5100.