Welcome to the VCU Transfer Center.

Whether you began your higher education journey at a community college or another four-year institution, we’ll make sure you feel right at home here. We work with prospective, incoming and currently enrolled transfer students to ensure a smooth transition to VCU and successful progress toward graduation.

  • 1,585 new undergraduate transfer students enrolled in fall 2020
  • 29% of new undergraduates to VCU in fall 2020 were transfers
  • 87% of transfer students were retained, fall 2019 to fall 2020

Amazon Career Choice

VCU is delighted to be an Amazon Career Choice partner. Career Choice is an innovative program designed to upskill Amazon employees and enable them to pursue their career goals either at Amazon or elsewhere.

Visit VCU's Amazon Career Choice Program website

Transfer Virginia

Transfer Virginia logo. Your credits. Your degree. Your move.

Transfer Virginia provides transparent, accessible, consistent, and current information to students throughout the college selection, enrollment, and transfer process. You can research, plan, and organize your college and transfer journey using the information and resources available within this portal from Virginia’s participating institutions. 

Visit the Transfer Virginia website

How can we help you?

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Plan your transfer to VCU

Our transfer maps help you select appropriate courses based on the major you plan to declare at VCU.

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Evaluate course equivalents

Our transfer course equivalents tool lets you know if courses you’ve completed at other institutions will transfer to VCU.

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Review admission agreements

VCU has entered into admission agreements with a number of institutions throughout Virginia and beyond. 

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Apply as a transfer student 

Visit VCU Admissions to learn how to apply and explore application requirements, fees and deadlines.

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Work with a transfer advisor

The VCU Transfer Center provides advising services for prospective, incoming and current students.

Important dates

  • May 14: May universitywide commencement
  • May 30: University closed
  • June 20: University closed
  • July 4: University closed
  • Aug. 20: Weeks of Welcome begin
  • Aug. 23: Fall 2022 semester classes begin

For more important dates, visit the academic calendar.