Link to Kirkwood Community College

Northwest Missouri State University

800 University Drive

Maryville, MO 64468-6001

(800) 633-1175

www.nwmissouri.edu

Contact person: Leslie Chandler, phone: (660) 562-1951, fax: (660) 562-1900, e-mail: lchand@nwmissouri.edu

They recommend that you apply for admission for Fall and Spring between September and October .

There is a $25 application fee (waived if you apply online).

Tuition for 2006-2007 averaged for in-state residents at $11,610 and for out-of-state residents at $15,572 for full-time students.

Scholarship Opportunities

PRESIDENTíS SCHOLARSHIP:

Index & Requirements

42 transferable credit hours completed by time of application
3.50 cumulative GPA in transfer
Accepted for admission by May 1

Award Amount

$5,000
Competitive; minimum of six awarded (Four awards in fall and two awards in spring)
Notification to student by May 20

Renewal Requirements

Minimum 3.50 Northwest cumulative GPA and completion of 24 credit hours per academic year.
Maximum Award: Six trimesters within consecutive academic years

ALL-AMERICAN ACADEMIC TEAM:

Index & Requirements

42 transferable credit hours completed by application deadline
3.5 cumulative GPA in transfer
Accepted for admission by April 1

Award Amount

$5,000
Competitive
Maximum of two awards

Renewal Requirements

Minimum 3.50 Northwest cumulative GPA and completion of 24 credit hours per academic year
Maximum Award: Six trimesters within consecutive academic years

TRANSFER DISTINGUISHED SCHOLARSHIP

Index & Requirements

12 transferable credit hours completed by time of application
3.5 cumulative GPA in transfer
First-time student at Northwest

Award Amount

$2,500

Renewal Requirements

Minimum 3.50 Northwest cumulative GPA and completion of 24 credit hours per academic year
Maximum Award: Six trimesters within consecutive academic years

TRANSFER ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP

Index & Requirements

12 transferable credit hours completed by time of application
3.30 cumulative GPA in transfer
First-time student at Northwest

Award Amount

$1500

Renewal Requirements

Minimum 3.30 Northwest cumulative GPA and completion of 24 credit hours per academic year
Maximum Award: Six trimesters within continuous academic years

TRANSFER MERIT

Index & Requirements

12 transferable credit hours completed by time of application
3.00 cumulative GPA in transfer
First-time student at Northwest

Award Amount

$500

Renewal Requirements

Renews to the University Scholar Program with completion of 24 credit hours per academic year and a Northwest cumulative GPA of 3.30.
Maximum Award: Six trimesters within continuous academic years.

PHI THETA KAPPA SCHOLARSHIP

Index & Requirements

Indicate Phi Theta Kappa membership on application
3.50 cumulative GPA in transfer
24 transferable credit hours completed by time of application
Accepted for admission by May 1
First-time student at Northwest

Award Amount

$500
Limited number awarded (Notification to student by May 20)
Copy of Phi Theta Kappa Certificate of membership required with acceptance form.
Awarded in fall only.

Renewal Requirements

Non-renewable

MIDWEST STUDENT EXCHANGE PROGRAM (MSEP)

Index & Requirements

At least 24 completed hours must have cumulative GPA of 3.00
If less than 24 completed hours, must have admission index of 150 or above
Resident of Nebraska, Kansas, North Dakota, Michigan or Minnesota
First-time student at Northwest

Award Amount

Estimate: $2,122.50
(50 percent reduction in difference between in-state and out-of-state tuition)

Renewal Requirements

3.00 Northwest GPA and completion of 24 credit hours per academic year.
Maximum Award: 132 total credit hours earned (including transfer hours)

OUT-OF-STATE AWARD

At least 24 transferable credit hours: must have cumulative GPA of 3.00
If less than 24 completed hours, must have admission index of 150 or above
3.00 cumulative GPA
Non resident of Missouri, Nebraska, Kansas, North Dakota, Michigan or Minnesota
First-time student at Northwest

Award Amount

Estimate: $2,122.50 (50 percent reduction in difference between in-state and out-of-state tuition)

Renewal Requirements

3.00 Northwest GPA and completion of 24 credit hours per academic year.
Maximum Award: 132 total credit hours earned (including transfer hours)

NON-RESIDENT AWARD

Index & Requirements

Completed 24 Northwest credit hours
3.00 Northwest cumulative GPA

Award Amount

Estimate: $4,245 (100 percent waiver of out-of-state fees composed of 50 percent MSEP or Out-of-State Award and 50 percent Non-Resident Award)

Renewal Requirements

3.00 Northwest GPA and completion of 24 credit hours per academic year.
Maximum Award: 132 total credit hours earned