Transfer Student Admission

Looking for a better fit? With our no-hassle transfer, you'll get recognition for the work you’ve already done and finish strong at Carroll University. We’re ready to provide the support and guidance you need to ensure a smooth transition from your current institution. That includes answering your questions about the transfer process, connecting you to scholarships and financial aid, and ensuring you receive the attention you need to maximize existing credits and complete your degree.

Issey's Story

Issey Valadez transferred to Carroll University from a school that wasn’t the right fit for him. We helped him figure out how Carroll could deliver on the college experience he dreamed of — while making it work for his financial, academic and athletic needs. Find out why Issey feels his transfer to Carroll is providing him with the “best education possible”.


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Apply Now — Our No-Hassle Transfer is Free and Easy

Start the transfer process:

  1. Apply directly online or use the Common Application
    • Applying to Carroll is FREE!
  2. Submit an official transcript
    • Verification of high school or GED completion (copy of official transcript will be acceptable)
    • Transfer students must submit transcripts from ALL institutions of higher education attended
    • You may order electronic transcripts through Parchment or National Student Clearinghouse.

Please note: Additional documentation may be required.
Once we've received your application and documents, an admission counselor will be in touch!

Unofficial Transfer Credit Evaluation

Upload your unofficial transcripts and we'll provide an evaluation of how your credits may transfer to Carroll University.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

You’re ready to make a change. Expenses are likely top of mind. Carroll University annually awards more than $40 million in financial aid. As a transfer student you may be eligible to receive one of our merit-based scholarships. Talent scholarships are also available in art, photography and music. We’ll help you navigate the process and also explore opportunities to apply to scholarships outside of Carroll. Learn more about scholarships for students transferring to Carroll University.

In addition to scholarships, you’ll find other forms of financial aid to help you stay on budget while you complete your degree at Carroll. Learn more about financial aid for students transferring to Carroll University

Advising and Transfer Events

Connect with Carroll admission representatives and learn more about the general transfer process at Carroll.

We are working with our partner institutions on scheduling additional transfer and advising events for 2020-2021. So check back often. In the meantime, please feel free to reach out to our admission office at or your individual admission counselor.

Transfer Credit Policy

Find out how we work with you to evaluate your incoming credits

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Credit Equivalency Guides

Use these guides to determine transferability of your coursework

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Advising and Articulation Agreements

Our agreements allow you to start at another institution and transfer easily to Carroll

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Academic Support Services

Learn about our wide variety of free, peer-led academic support services

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Ryan's Story

When he graduated high school, Ryan Clarey thought he had found the college experience of his dreams. But like more than one-third of all college students, that experience didn’t turn out to be the great fit he was looking for. He knew he needed to make a change and that it was time to explore his options. That’s when he discovered Carroll University.

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The best way to see if Carroll is the right fit is to see campus. Attend an open house or contact us to schedule an individual campus visit.

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Meet Your Admission Counselor

Our team of admission counselors is ready to help you through the application process and answer any questions you may have.

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