Transferring to Northwestern?
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 working directly with you.
Transfer your credits
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.
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.