Transfer to Roosevelt

Ready to transfer? We know what you need – an outstanding academic experience, generous transfer policies, and access to faculty with real-world experience. With more than 2,000 transfer students, we understand your goals and are here to help you achieve them.

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Generous Transfer Policies

Roosevelt allows students to transfer up to 70 semester hours from a regionally accredited community college, assuring the maximum number of credit hours available transfer toward the completion of your degree at Roosevelt.

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Yes. You Can Afford Roosevelt.

We agree. College costs too much. That’s why Roosevelt offers, on average, $24,000* in free aid per student. Some students receive full tuition and fees.

See how students like you pay for their education here.

*On average aid for new undergraduate students in Fall 2021, excluding students from the Chicago College of Performing Arts

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Time to Transfer

Each year, approximately 50 percent of Roosevelt’s incoming class is composed of transfer students from more than 70 institutions. RU provides an outstanding academic experience, broad academic choices, generous transfer policies, small class sizes and access to faculty with real-world experiences.

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Student Support & Success

You have big dreams. At Roosevelt, you have the support you need to reach them. A devoted team of advisors, career counselors, professional mentors, peer tutors, faculty and student organizations are all here to help you succeed.

Learn more about the Roosevelt resources that can help you achieve your goals, inside and outside of the classroom.

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Community College Partnerships

While Roosevelt accepts transfer credits from many two- and four-year institutions, we are proud of the relationships we have built with community colleges in the Chicagoland area. These partnerships include our 2+2 (Associate’s to Bachelor’s) agreements and transfer pathways. To learn more about transferring from one of these partner institutions, select the appropriate community college from the list below.

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Transfer Appointment

Virtual Transfer Appointment | Chicago and Schaumburg Campuses

Interested in transferring to Roosevelt University and want to learn more about the process? Transfer counselors are available to explain the application process, complete unofficial transcript evaluations, and talk to you about scholarship opportunities. Request your virtual appointment today!

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