The university offers scholarships to recognize scholastic achievement.

Community College Transfer Scholarships

Students with at least 30 transferable credit hours or an Associate’s Degree from a community college may be eligible dependent upon their transfer GPA calculated by the Office of Admissions and Orientation.  Awards are based on academic achievement. 

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Scholarship

Students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) are eligible for an annual $1,000 scholarship, renewable for up to three years.  This scholarship will be awarded in conjunction with other UM-Dearborn transfer scholarships.

​College of Engineering and Computer Science(CECS) Scholarship Programs

CECS is able to offer many privately funded scholarships based on merit and a students' academic major. Many of these scholarships may be offered in conjunction with other awards.

CECS Scholarships
Scholarships Description
Henry Patton Endowed Scholarships Majoring in electrical, robotics, or computer engineering
Junge Family Endowed Scholarships incoming freshmen from Michigan high schools and transfer students from Jackson Community College, Henry Ford College, Calvin College or Hope College in industrial and systems engineering or manufacturing engineering.  This scholarship can be renewed.
Dr. Roger G. Klungle and Debra Lynn Klungle Pursuing a degree in industrial engineering and manufacturing engineering.  This scholarship can be renewed.
Detroit Edison Scholarships Incoming freshmen and transfer students in electrical engineering or mechanical engineering.
IMSE Scholarships Incoming freshmen and transfer students in industrial and manufacturing systems.
Carole and Anthony Fielek Endowed Scholarships Are available to freshmen and transfer students in engineering
Rebecca Ann Campbell Memorial Scholarships Are available to freshmen and transfer students in engineering.
Frederick P. and Violet Sharpe Endowed Scholarships Transfer students from Henry Ford College majoring in engineering or computer science.

 

Tuition Differential Scholarship Program

An eligible student must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, Canadian citizen or landed immigrant or a Mexican citizen. Transfer students must have a recalculated GPA of 3.5.

Community Service Personnel Scholarship

Provides a scholarship valued at 20% of tuition and fees for public safety employees at partnering organizations.  The scholarship is available for degree seeking students and can be used for undergraduate and graduate programs.

Center for the Education of Women Scholarships

Among all three U-M campuses, CEW awards approximately 40 scholarships each year to qualified students who have had at least a 48-month interruption in their education and are now enrolled in a degree program.

City Year Detroit Alumni Scholarship

Awarded to students who successfully complete the City Year Detroit experience.  The scholarship awards up to $5,350 and is matched with AmeriCorps funds.  The award is for up to two years (four semesters).  Students must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree.  Recipients are expected to enroll full-time (less than full-time enrollment awards will be prorated). Submit City Year documentation to the Director of Admissions and Orientation (1145 University Center).

Michigan Nonprofit Association Scholarship

Provides a scholarship valued at 20% of tuition and fees for employees of Michigan Nonprofit Association (MNA) member organizations.  The scholarship is available for degree seeking students and can be used for undergraduate and graduate programs. 

International Student Scholarship

The International Student Scholarship awards an annual scholarship of $10,000 for up to four years (each award valued at $40,000 for a period of up to four years) based on admissions criteria.

UM Employee Scholarship Program

The University of Michigan-Dearborn provides a scholarship of 25% assessed tuition and fees that benefit that staff and faculty of the entire University of Michigan System (Ann Arbor, Flint, Dearborn, and the UM Health System) who attend the University of Michigan-Dearborn as a degree seeking undergraduate or graduate student.

Dependent Tuition Scholarship

Provides scholarship support for tuition only to the IRS-dependent children, spouses, other qualified adults (OQA) and IRS-dependent of OQA of regular part-time and full-time staff and faculty at the University of Michigan-Dearborn , University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, University of Flint, and the UM Health System with a 50% appointment or higher). The 50% tuition scholarship is restricted to the legal dependents of UM-Dearborn faculty and staff and the 20% tuition scholarship is restricted to the legal dependents of UM-Ann Arbor, UM-Flint, and the UM Health System.  The scholarship is limited to first time undergraduate study.

Athletic Scholarships

The Athletic Department awards renewable and non-renewable scholarships to male and female athletes. Eligible candidates are contacted by a University representative. Information on selection criteria can be obtained through the Athletic Department at 313-593-5540.

 

Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships

1183
University Center (UC)
Phone: 
313-593-5300
Fax: 
313-593-5313
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