Star Scholar's Scholarship

One scholarship per semester is awarded to a Star Scholar transfer student from each of the following City Colleges of Chicago:

  • Richard J. Daley
  • Kennedy-King
  • Harry S Truman
  • Olive-Harvey
  • Malcolm X
  • Harold Washington
  • Wilbur Wright

This scholarship is renewable up to eight semesters while the recipient is enrolled in an undergraduate program, provided they remain in good academic standing with their respective college. For additional program details about this award, review the applicable Award Information Guide, available from the Office of Student Financial Aid.


Scholarship Information

Award Amount

  • $5,000


  • Scholarship review begins March 15 for fall transfers, Oct. 15 for spring transfers

Selection Guidelines

  • Transfer students from local community colleges (listed above)
  • Specific academic requirements and application details are listed in the scholarship application


The Star Scholar Scholarship application is completed online using the same application portal applicants use when applying for admission.

  • Apply for admission to Marquette before applying for any Transfer scholarship.
  • After submitting your admission application, apply for additional transfer scholarship using the link below.
  • Log into your account using the credentials established when you applied for admission.
  • Call or e-mail admissions if you experience issues. We're happy to help!

Find the Star Scholar's scholarship application here!