Transfer Students

Students in front of Dillon Hall

University of Windsor Transfer Student Scholarships

$500 Scholarship

Full-time undergraduate students who are direct transfers from a Canadian or International College or University (excluding Law and Education) with a transfer average between 80% - 84.9% will receive an award valued at $500. Automatic: No application required.

$1000 Scholarship

Full-time undergraduate students who are direct transfers from a Canadian or International College or University (excluding Law and Education) with a transfer average of 85% or greater will receive an award valued at $1000. Automatic: No application required.

A student transferring from a college or university (domestic or international) who meets the following eligibility criteria will be offered a one-time Transfer Student Scholarship payable upon registration in their first term of full-time study at the University of Windsor:

  • Must be eligible for a minimum of three transfer credits
  • Must have a minimum of an 80% cumulative average (admission average)
  • Must have attended a minimum of 2 semesters of full-time studies in an academic program at a college or university
  • Must have been a registered college/university student for at least one full-time semester in the academic year immediately preceding the start of full-time studies at the University of Windsor.
  • Must be transferring into an undergraduate degree program (with the exception of Law and Education)
  • Collaborative Nursing students who begin their studies at the college and complete their final two years at the University of Windsor are not eligible.
  • Students completing ELIP as part of their admission requirement can be considered once their ELIP requirements are met (follows the same consideration for entrance scholarship eligibility). 

Learn more how to apply scholarships, awards and bursaries online once you are a registered student at the University of Windsor.

Please ensure that all required supporting documentation is submitted to Student Awards & Financial Aid in a timely manner. Late submission of supporting documentation will result in delays in the application review process.

SERVICES AVAILABLE:

Students may connect with the Student Awards & Financial Aid staff using the following options:

  • Phone: (519) 253-3000 Ext. 3300
    Phones are answered daily Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon.

  • Email: award1@uwindsor.ca 
    In order to better assist you, please include your UWindsor Student Number in your email.  Students experiencing financial hardship should email award1@uwindsor.ca with a brief explanation of their situation and their request will be triaged appropriately.

  • Fax: (519) 973-7087 (Documents: Fax, Email, Drop-box, Mail)
    Documents may be faxed, emailed, placed in our drop-box located in the lobby of CHT or mailed to:
         Student Awards & Financial Aid
         University of Windsor
         401 Sunset Ave. CHT Room 102
         Windsor, ON N9H 1G3

VISIT US:

A scheduled appointment is required to visit us in person.  In-person appointments for business related to your government financial aid file, scholarships or bursaries are available during the following hours.

Proceed to campus only if you have completed the Safe Lancer App and have an APPROVED badge.  Access to Chrysler Hall Tower is available by entering through the north doors of Chyrsler Hall North, next to the Leddy Library parking lot.

Students may drop off documents in our drop-box located in the lobby of Chrylser Hall Tower

Information on the 'Return to Campus' procedures and 'Vaccination Policy' can be found on the University of Windsor website https://www.uwindsor.ca/returntocampus/

Be sure that you have government issued photo ID or your UWIN ID card.  We will not be able to serve you in person if you don't have proper identification.

IN-PERSON SERVICE HOURS by APPOINTMENT

Day

Open

Close

Service

Monday

1:00 PM

3:45 PM

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Booked every 10 min.

Tuesday

1:00 PM

3:45 PM

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Booked every 10 min.

Wednesday

9:00 AM

11:45 AM

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Booked every 10 min.

Thursday

9:00 AM

11:45 AM

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Booked every 10 minutes

Friday

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Remote services are available.

Important Notes:

  • We will attempt to return messages and emails within 2 business days where possible.  In September, January & May however, our response time may be closer to 7-10 business days.

  • Please do not leave/send multiple messages/emails as this will delay our response time.