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Transfer Admission

Transfer Admission

You may be considering transferring to Saint Xavier because you have read that Saint Xavier is named in the top tier of the Best Comprehensive Master's Institutions in the Midwest.

We also know that you want to find a school that is "transfer friendly." Saint Xavier University values transfer students. As a result, it isn't surprising to find that many transfer students choose to attend Saint Xavier each year. In fact, Saint Xavier is among the top 10 private, non-profit, destination colleges for transfers in the state of Illinois. Another fact: two out of three Saint Xavier students who receive an undergraduate diploma each year have transferred some credit into Saint Xavier.

Saint Xavier accepts applications for transfer students during the fall, spring and summer semesters, as well as additional start terms in several programs. 

Explore Transferring to SXU

Transferring can be difficult, but here at Saint Xavier we simplify the process. Take a look at our transfer courses, transfer guides and speak directly with an admissions counselor to begin the process today!

Saint Xavier University also offers eXpress admission opportunities, where students can get their admission decision, scholarship information and information regarding the transfer of courses in one visit to campus.

Discover the Affordability of an SXU Education

In recognition of your academic accomplishments, Saint Xavier University offers merit-based scholarships to prospective full-time transfer students. Scholarship amounts below are for the 2016-2017 academic year. All scholarships are renewable based on full-time enrollment.

Transfer Merit Scholarship - $9,000 to $17,000
Transfer Merit Scholarships are awarded to full-time transfer students upon admission to the university. 

The Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship - $18,000
Saint Xavier University awards the Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship of $18,000 to members of their community college's Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.  

Vernon O. Crawley Scholarship - $18,000
Eight students of merit graduating from Moraine Valley Community College are awarded the Vernon O. Crawley Scholarship.


Note:
A student can qualify for one merit scholarship - either the Transfer Merit Scholarship, Phi Theta Kappa or Vernon O. Crawley Scholarship.

To learn more about the application process and other information regarding our scholarship opportunities, visit the Transfer Scholarship webpage.