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You have worked diligently to pursue your higher education, and we appreciate all of your progress. Transition can be difficult, so we hope these transfer student-specific scholarships can help!

That’s why we are committed to keeping a private education affordable for students like you.

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Academic Scholarship

Academic scholarships for transfer students are based on specific requirements and the chart below:

  • Liberty will use the best of the high school GPA or a simple average of all college GPAs in which the student transferred between 12 and 24 credit hours.
  • Liberty will super score both the ACT (all sections of subtests) and the SAT (Math and Evidence-Based Reading and Writing or Critical Reading only)
  • A transfer student’s GPA (12-24 credit hours) and best SAT/ACT scores will be used to determine his/her academic scholarship using the chart below:

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Students Over 22 or 25+ Credits

  • For students age 22 or older, or transferring at least 25+ college credit hours, or who have a conferred associate degree from an accredited institution; the SAT and ACT score requirements may be waived.
  • These students will be awarded academic scholarships based on GPA only (using the rules above) and will be awarded an academic scholarship based on the chart to the right:

Transfer Students with No Test Scores

  • GPA 3.80 – 4.00
    • $5,000
  • GPA 3.30 – 3.79
    • $2,500
  • GPA – 3.00 – 3.29
    • $1,500

Central Virginia Community College Scholarship


  • Graduating from Central Virginia Community College in 2008 or later
  • Transferring to Liberty University with at least a 3.5 GPA


  • The award is $5,000 per year for up to four years.

The CVCC scholarship cannot be combined with the Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship.

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Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship


  • A member of Phi Theta Kappa
  • Transferring to Liberty University with at least a 3.5 GPA
  • Transferring to Liberty University directly from a two-year college.

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  • The award is $1,000 per year for up to four years.

Eligible students need to submit a copy of their proof of membership to to qualify. The Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship cannot be combined with the CVCC Scholarship.

Virginia Two Year College Transfer Grant



  • The award is up to $1,000 for a standard award year.
  • Some majors may receive up to an additional $1,000 for the award year.

Word of Life Scholarship


  • Eligible students must transfer directly from WOLBI  in New York, Florida, or Argentina with a GPA of at least 2.7.


  • Transfer after one year of WOLBI attendance – $1,000 per year for up to four years
  • Transfer after two years of WOLBI attendance – $1,500 per year for up to four years

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