Experience More When You Transfer to a Great University
Word is getting around of the great educational experience awaiting transfer students at Western New England University. From dynamic programs to internships, study abroad opportunities to active participation on a thriving campus, transfer students look forward to experiencing more at a great university.
We’ve got your major
You’ll learn from outstanding faculty who teach in nearly 50 majors and programs. Western New England also has several accelerated combined-degree programs to let you earn both a bachelor’s and master’s or law degree, saving time and tuition. With one faculty member for every 12 students, you’ll receive personalized attention from your professors to support your goals and ambitions. Explore your options at wne.edu/majors.
With an emphasis on experiential learning, the University offers more than 1,000 internship sites and opportunities to study abroad for a year, a semester, or through short-term summer trips to destinations like the Olympics, London, China, Iceland, and more.
Good grades = great scholarships
Everyone knows that good grades are the key to transferring to the college of your choice. At Western New England University, when you maintain your good grades, you will receive Merit Scholarship aid regardless of your family’s income. In fact, 98% of recent transfer students received financial aid.
Your previous grades in college can earn you:
• $16,000 for a cumulative GPA of 3.5–4.0
• $13,000 for a cumulative GPA of 3.0–3.49
• $11,000 for a cumulative GPA of 2.5–2.99
• Phi Theta Kappa—additional $2,000
* Grades below a 2.5 cumulative GPA will also be considered for a grant.
Visit wne.edu/tuition for current rates.
Your degree is worth more here
Students transferring with an associate degree from an accredited community college and a 2.5 cumulative GPA will receive a Transfer Distinction Award, guaranteeing them the maximum $16,000 per year transfer merit scholarship if accepted.
You’re in Golden Bear Country—get moving
Active participation is a hallmark of life as a Golden Bear. With 2,500 undergraduate students, Western New England University is just the right size for you to become actively engaged in our more than 70 clubs and organizations. Be a member, become a leader, develop your passions and interests, and build a résumé that will impress.
Discover a new place to feel at home
Whether you live on campus or commute, you will feel welcomed and valued as a Western New England University student. Transfer students have a variety of residential options to choose from, including traditional residential halls, suites, and apartments.
On the field or in the stands, get into the game!
Our Athletics Program fields 19 NCAA Division III men’s and women’s varsity sports to give you options to play competitively or become a Golden Bear fan.
Ready to experience more at Western New England University?
Majors and Programs
College of Arts and Sciences
• Actuarial Science
• American Studies
- Health Communication
- Media Theory and
- Public Relations
• Computer Science
• Creative Writing
• Criminal Justice
- Crime and Society
- Criminal Investigation
- Terrorism and Homeland Security
• Forensic Biology
• Forensic Chemistry
• Health Sciences
• Information Technology
• International Studies
• Law and Society
• Mathematical Sciences
• Political Science
• Social Work
- Crime and Society
College of Business
• Arts and Entertainment Management
• Business Analytics and Information Management
• General Business
- Business Law and Human Resources
• International Business
• Management and Leadership
• Marketing Communication/Advertising
• Pharmaceutical Business
• Sport Management
College of Engineering
• Biomedical Engineering
• Civil Engineering
• Computer Engineering
• Electrical Engineering
• Industrial Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering
Combined Degree Programs
• Bachelor’s/Master’s Programs:
- Business Administration (MBA)
- Civil Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Engineering Management
- Industrial Engineering
- Sport Leadership and Coaching