Tag: transfer advice

The Best Transfer Essay Advice From Admission Insiders

President, Wow Writing Workshop

Your transfer college application essay is just as important as it was the first time around. Learn how to write a winning essay with this expert advice. read more

The Pros and Cons of Transferring

Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions, Manhattanville College

If you are interested in transferring to another college or university, there are several pros and cons to consider before taking the leap. read more

The Golden Rule of College Transfers

CEO, Admissionado

Aim high in your college transfer ambitions, and you never know where the future may take you. read more

What's Your Plan? How to Finish Your Degree as a Transfer

Coordinator for Transfer Enrollment, University of New Haven

Your college experience is what you make of it, whether you make it at one school or two, in four years or more. Use this information to create a plan and stick to it! read more

Transfer Troubles: 3 Ways to Prevent Credit Leakage

Editorial Assistant, Carnegie Communications

Transferring to a different college can be a great way to advance your education, but many students are faced with the prospect of losing credits in the process. Here's what you need to know to prevent credit leakage. read more

The Transfer Transition and You

Community Manager, University of Southern California Rossier School of Education

Transferring? Here are five tips to make your transition more seamless and less painful. read more

If you transfer does your GPA from the first school carry over?


When you transfer the GPA from your original institution is not carried over to the new one. Courses that you've completed generally transfer if you have a C or higher in the course, and it's consistent with courses offered at your new school. read more