Achievement Every Day
Success is a daily occurrence at Dominican University. In the classroom, or in the community, setting goals and reaching them is part of who we are. Reach for more every day… we’ll help you get there.
Every Thursday, prospective transfer students are invited to meet with a transfer counselor, who can evaluate your credits and eligibility for a scholarship on the spot. Bring your official transcripts for a same-day admission and scholarship decision.
- A maximum of 70 credits will be accepted from a two-year school.
- A maximum of 90 credits will be accepted from a four-year school.
Dominican University has articulation agreements with 20 institutions. These agreements can maximize your credit transfer potential. Learn more about our articulation agreements at dc.edu/articulation-agreements.
Dominican University awards transfer scholarships to full-time students enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester. The dollar amount of the award is based upon the student’s GPA from previous colleges. The annual award is divided between the Fall and Spring semesters.
|College GPA||Award Per Year|
|3.5 – 4.0||$12,500|
|3.0 – 3.49||$11,000|
|2.5 – 2.99||$7,500|
|2.0 – 2.49||$5,000|
Over 90 percent of our students receive some form of financial aid. Your Financial Assistance may include scholarships, federal and state grants, and Dominican University need-based grant-in-aid.
We operate on a rolling admission cycle, so apply whenever it’s convenient for you. We welcome transfers in Spring and Fall. Our transfer counselors will help make your transition smooth and will be with you every step of the way.
Not sure about a career path? Ready for an internship, or even a full-time job? The Career Development Center will help you solidify your career plans, prepare your resume, and sharpen your interview skills.
Student Life and Activities
Explore your passions and make new friends by joining a club, performing community service, or participating in a sport or fitness program.
Get the most out of your college experience by living on campus. Our Residence Life Program offers a community that is socially and academically enriching.
Apply Anytime… Like Today
Rolling admissions means you can apply at any time. We welcome transfers in Spring and Fall. Our transfer counselors will help make your transition smooth and will be with you every step of the way.
Start your application today. Use the code waiveug and we’ll waive the $35 application fee!