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Transferring has never been easier or more affordable.

Benefits of transferring to UB include:

  • Our transfer policy maximizes the number of credits you can transfer into UB.
  • UB offers generous scholarships for qualified transfer students.
  • Complete your Associate Degree Program and enter UB as a junior (in a compatible program).
  • Successfully complete your undergraduate degree at UB and enter a one-year master’s degree program in many areas including: Education, Computer Science and Business (MBA).

Visit UB for a personal transfer consultation.

Important Transfer Considerations:

  • You should apply in advance of the date of the term you plan to begin your studies. This will enable you to receive a timely evaluation of your transfer credits, appropriate academic advisement and program planning.
  • You must have earned at least a “C” average (2.0 GPA) for all work attempted and be in good academic standing at the previously attended institution to be considered for regular admission.
  • All courses taken at the previously institution must be 100 level or higher to transfer over.
  • Dental Hygiene, Biology, Health Sciences, all Business majors and Computer Science and Engineering require a 2.5 cumulative grade point average.
  • Your acceptance is contingent upon the receipt of all final official transcripts.
  • You are required to complete your last thirty semester hours at the University of Bridgeport and meet course requirements as described in each program to be eligible for a degree. A maximum of 66 credits may be awarded from two-year colleges and 90 credits from accredited four-year institutions.
  • An applicant who has attempted 12 or more semester hours at a regionally accredited post-secondary institution is considered a transfer applicant.

Articulation Agreements

All transfer students should develop an education plan with their community college counselor. To encourage transfers within Connecticut, the University of Bridgeport is continuing to develop degree-specific transfer articulation agreements and guides with regionally accredited schools to assist transfer students in the development of their education plans.

The following are UB’s current articulation (transfer) agreements, which outline the courses students should take in order to complete an Associate Degree at their current institution and to transfer into specific major(s) at UB.

  • Gateway Community College
  • Housatonic Community College
  • Norwalk Community College
  • Naugatuck Valley Community College
  • Middlesex Community College
  • Quinebaug Community College
  • Northwestern Community College
  • Capital Community College

Students wishing to plan their Associate Degree programs to ensure meeting prerequisites for upper division courses at UB are encouraged to communicate early with a Transfer Counselor or Academic Advisor at UB to secure specific information about transfer credits and to ensure coursework will transfer. Transfer students receive academic credit for most college level courses as long as they receive a grade of C or better in the course. A maximum of sixty six (66) credits will be accepted for transfer from a community college.

Transfer Application Requirements

Transferring to UB is easy! You can apply online or visit our Transfer Applications Requirements page for more information including instructions for specific majors and requirements for student athletes.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Aug
21
Tue
Transfer Tuesday @ 6th Floor Wahlstrom Library
Aug 21 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Learn how the University of Bridgeport can maximize your transfer experience.

Activities will include:

  • Application Workshop – Obtain a fee-waived application and admissions and merit scholarship decisions*
  • On-the-spot Transfer Credit Evaluations – See how UB can maximize your transfer credits
  • Campus Tours – If you haven’t toured our beautiful seaside campus, now is your chance!

What to bring:

  • Unofficial transcripts from each institution attended
  • Proof of high school graduation

*Students interested in the following programs are not eligible for on-the-spot admissions decisions: Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Medical Laboratory Science.

To register, click on the date below that works best for you:

 

 

Aug
24
Fri
Undergraduate New Student Registration and Advising Event @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Floor
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

At Registration and Advising, new students meet with faculty from their major to register for classes. Your advisor will also review the Core Curriculum and answer questions.

Sep
4
Tue
Transfer Tuesday @ 6th Floor Wahlstrom Library
Sep 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Learn how the University of Bridgeport can maximize your transfer experience.

Activities will include:

  • Application Workshop – Obtain a fee-waived application and admissions and merit scholarship decisions*
  • On-the-spot Transfer Credit Evaluations – See how UB can maximize your transfer credits
  • Campus Tours – If you haven’t toured our beautiful seaside campus, now is your chance!

What to bring:

  • Unofficial transcripts from each institution attended
  • Proof of high school graduation

*Students interested in the following programs are not eligible for on-the-spot admissions decisions: Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Medical Laboratory Science.

To register, click on the date below that works best for you:

 

 

Sep
5
Wed
JOB SHADOW PROGRAM INFORMATION SESSION @ Discovery Pavillion
Sep 5 @ 12:30 pm

Join the Career Development team to learn how to sign up for job shadowing opportunities that could lead to internships and careers. Open to all Undergraduate Students.

Sep
15
Sat
Saturday Campus Tour @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Floor
Sep 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Campus Tours provide a great introduction to University of Bridgeport! Your time on campus will consist of a Campus Tour with one of our Student Ambassadors. An admissions counselor will be available to answer any questions regarding the application and financial aid process. Tours provide a look at student life and include visits to classrooms, the John J. Cox Student Center, a residence hall room, and more!

REGISTER

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