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.

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Applying is easy and rolling admissions mean you can apply at any time. We welcome transfers in both spring and fall.

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Scholarships and Transfer Credits

There is a lot we can do to help you make a smooth transition, including generous scholarships for transfers.

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"Everyone in this school is a family. We love to live together and to be a part of this campus."

Johnathan Brown '24

Transfer Scholarships

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.

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.

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. 

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Visit Us On Transfer Thursday

We'd love to meet you and answer your questions.

Discuss applying and transferring credits, and anything else that's on your mind

Complete your application and get an Instant Admissions Decision.

Bring unofficial copies of your transcripts and have your transfer credits evaluated.

Determine your eligibility for scholarships totaling up to $11,500.

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


The University is located in Rockland County, NY, just 17 miles north of New York City, and 3 miles north of Bergen County, NJ.