Financial Information

AIC offers both need- and merit-based financial aid to transfer students. Once accepted, a student should apply for need-based financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Access to the FAFSA is available online at AIC's code is 002114.

Transfer Scholarships

All full-time undergraduate students transferring from a two or four-year college or university, may be eligible for a transfer academic scholarship. The academic scholarships are renewal as long as you remain a full-time (12 or more credits/semester) undergraduate student. AIC recognizes and rewards academic achievement with the following awards, which are based on a student's earned cumulative grade point average and a minimum of 12 transferrable credits.

Transfer Scholarships (Effective Feb 2011) *
Transfer Presidential Scholarship 3.5-4.0 GPA $10,000
Transfer Provost Scholarship 2.5-3.49 GPA $8,000
Transfer Opportunity Scholarship 2.0-2.49 GPA $5,000

* These scholarships can only be combined with the Joint Admission scholarships

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships

PTK is the honors program at two-year colleges, with specific requirements for becoming a member. For AIC's PTK scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:

  • A letter from a PTK advisor verifying you are in good academic standing
  • An overall 3.3 or higher GPA
  • Minimum of 30 credits earned at the PTK college
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships (Effective Feb 2011)*
PTK Presidential Scholarship 3.5-4.0 GPA $11,000
PTK Provost Scholarship 3.3-3.49 GPA $9,000

* PTK Scholarships can only be combined with the Joint Admission scholarships

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