Transfer to Dominican University
Come realize your dreams: complete your degree at Dominican University. We make it easy with an outstanding credit transfer policy and generous scholarships just for transfers. You’ll make a smooth transition to our welcoming community.
Join Us for Transfer Thursday
Meet one-on-one with a transfer counselor, discuss your options and get an Instant Admissions Decision.
Applying is easy and rolling admissions mean you can apply at any time. We welcome transfers in both spring and fall.
"Everyone in this school is a family. We love to live together and to be a part of this campus."
Johnathan Brown '14
If you possess the potential to succeed at Dominican University, your family’s financial means shouldn’t be an issue. We work hard so it isn’t.
Transfer scholarships are automatically awarded 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
Students who have attended a two-year college may transfer up to 70 credits, and up to 90 credits can be transferred from four-year institutions.
The annual award is divided between the Fall and Spring semesters.
|COLLEGE GPA||AWARD PER YEAR|
|3.5 – 4.0||$11,500|
|3.0 – 3.49||$10,000|
|2.5 – 2.99||$6,500|
|2.0 – 2.49||$3,000|
Additional Financial Assistance
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.
DC Salutes Veterans
Dominican University is a Military Friendly School that strongly supports veterans. If you have served, accept our thanks—and ask us about programs just for vets and their families.
DU = Value
Low total cost of attendance compared to other quality four-year private colleges
Low student-to-faculty ratio (13:1)
Personal academic advisor for each student
Six national accreditations
Academic and athletic scholarships based on merit
Need-based aid, including grants, loans, and work-study
Career preparation designed into the curriculum
The global reach of Charger Nation
Commitment to your success every day
Speak to a Transfer Counselor
A Transfer Counselor is easily accessible by phone, texting or e-mail. You are also welcome to visit the campus and meet the counselors: