Admission - Transfer Students
Fairfield University will not be accepting transfer applications for our School of Nursing until further notice.
Fairfield University welcomes transfer students from accredited colleges and universities. Applicants are evaluated on their completed college coursework, high school record, and standardized test scores.
Application Deadlines & Transfer of Credit Information
Transfer students are accepted for both the fall and spring terms.
Students who are currently enrolled in, or have completed three or more courses (traditionally 9 credits) are welcome to apply as transfer candidates to the University.
The application deadline for entry into the fall semester is May 1st.*
The application deadline for the spring semester is November 15th.*
To learn how to how to transfer your credit, visit:
Fairfield University has 4 schools for undergraduate students. The cumulative grade point average requirements vary for each. The following are the minimum guidelines for consideration:
- College of Arts and Sciences - 2.5
- Charles F. Dolan School of Business - 2.8
- School of Engineering - 2.5
*Please note that applicants meeting the minimum GPA requirement for a given undergraduate division are not automatically guaranteed admission.