Transferring to UNW is easy and possible

Over 20% of our students are transfers—we’re committed to making your transition as smooth as possible. Your transfer admission counselor is dedicated to work directly with you.

Transfer your credits

Free Transfer Credit Evaluation

Complete this free Transfer Credit Evaluation to see how your credits will apply to your desired major at Northwestern.

University of Northwestern accepts course work with grades of C- or higher from accredited and some non-accredited institutions. Courses are transferred on an individual basis.
We have Transfer Articulation Guides available from many area community colleges.

Applying as A Transfer Student

If you have earned college credit after graduating from high school, you are considered a transfer student.

1. Complete an Application for Admission 
2. Submit official or unofficial transcripts

  • College Transcripts
  • High School Transcripts

Bible Requirements for Transfer Students
Transfer students are required to complete Bible courses on a proportional basis according to the number of transferable credits that are brought in before becoming a UNW student.


Transfer scholarships are available! 

You may be eligible to receive a transfer scholarship!


Net Price Calculator for transfers

Estimate what scholarships and financial aid you qualify for. Get started now! 

Have a question? Contact me!

Brian Sobas
Transfer Student Counselor
800-827-6827 ext. 5356