Transfer Students


Transfer Students

Transform your college experience by transferring to the University of Saint Joseph.

Contact us to learn more about becoming a USJ student, where:

  • You'll receive the full value of a USJ education. That means outstanding academics and career opportunities.
  • You'll likely be eligible for a scholarship. USJ offers a variety of scholarships for full-time transfer students.
  • You'll be guided through the transfer process. The USJ transfer team will be with you every step of the way.
  • See the programs offered at USJ.

Transferring to USJ is Easy:

  1. Complete a free application, when submitted online.
  2. Submit official transcripts from your high school and all post-secondary institutions you attended.
  3. Submit an essay and letters of recommendation (recommended, but not required).
  4. Schedule an interview (recommended, but not required).

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Following enrollment, you will meet with an academic advisor to review your transfer credits and register for classes.

Transfer Credits:

  • Transfer students must complete at least 45 credit hours of course work at USJ.
  • A minimum of 120 hours is required to receive a bachelor’s degree for most programs. Contact your transfer counselor for exact requirements.
  • The last 24 credits for a degree must be completed at USJ.

Interested in the Nursing Program?

Review the Nursing Information Packet designed especially for prospective transfer candidates.