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Transfer to The University of Akron

Lead the Charge as a UA Transfer Student

Ready for a change? Our expert transfer counselors are ready to help get you on the fast track to a four-year degree from UA.

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Transfer credits to UA

See how your credits will transfer with our:

If you need more assistance with transfer admission requirements, email us for an unofficial evaluation.

Transfer scholarships

The Provost’s Scholarship for Transfer Students: You are automatically considered when you apply for admission as a transfer student.

Smart Choice Scholarship: Award ranging from $1,000-$7,000

David Gall and Jason Gibson Memorial Scholarship

Making Akron Possible (MAP) Grant

Find more scholarship opportunities.

Explore our tuition estimator for tuition and fee information for undergraduate students.

Transfer guides & degree pathways

Become part of the Zips family! Plan your transfer from a community college with these helpful resources:

Partnership programs

Plan your seamless transfer to UA from the beginning of your time at a partner school for select degree programs. More details about dual admission.

Partner schools:


I was a high school dropout... Tri-C gave me my second chance, and UA made me an engineer. My Tri-C advisor believed in UA’s engineering program and has seen first-hand the success of its graduates.”
— Miguel Rodriguez
B.S. Biomedical Engineering, '19

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