International Students

General Information

UAH international students may apply for all UAH scholarships.

Departmental Scholarships

Alumni, parents, and friends, along with corporations, foundations, and organizations have established scholarship funds recognizing academic merit, demonstrated financial need and athletic or artistic talent.  Awards vary from funds for textbooks to full tuition and mandatory fees.  These scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis.

Students interested in being considered for Departmental scholarships must submit a UAH Scholarship application by December 1 of each year for priority consideration. 

See Departmental Scholarships for a description of all UAH deprtmental scholarships.

Scholarship Application Process

•        Submit the online Scholarship Application by December 1

•        Departmental award decisions are made in January and February

•        Departmental scholarship decision letters are mailed by the end of February

Once a scholarship application has been submitted, changes other than editing or re-sending email requests for letters of recommendation cannot be made to the application online. All changes must be submitted to the Office of Student Financial Services, using the contact information below. 

Entering Freshmen 

International students who are entering freshmen are eligible for all freshman awards.

Current Students

International students who are current undergraduate students are eligible for undergraduate scholarships.

Transfer Students

International students transferring to UAH after having completed a minimum of 24 credit hours from an accredited institution of higher learning are eligible for transfer scholarships.

Requested changes to the scholarship application may be emailed to or

Note that a requested change will necessitate changing your application password