Transfer Student Instructions

Will you be transferring to SHSU next term (semester)?

If so, use the following steps to help you with your Financial Aid Award:

  1. You must be accepted to SHSU. Please see Admissions for acceptance questions.
  2. Do you meet Satisfactory Academic Progress?  Please read the SAP policy.  Transfer students must meet certain requirements to be eligible for financial aid.
  3. Has your current university or college already awarded financial aid for next term (semester)?
  • YES
  1.  Cancel your aid for next term (semester) with your current university or college.
  2. Add SHSU (003606) to your FAFSA.
  • NO
  1. Follow the same steps to apply for aid as other students. Instructions on how to apply.
  2. Accept your financial aid or scholarships. Written steps (PDF doc) have been provided for your convenience on the Financial Aid & Scholarships home page.

Find out if you qualify for the Bearkat Transfer Scholarship.