Transfer to ASU

Why transfer to Arizona State University? 

Transferring universities or from community college is a decision that should be well planned. Here are some things to consider when thinking about a transfer to ASU.


Outstanding students, faculty and academics

At ASU, you'll be inspired to be your best by student-focused professors. You'll discover challenging academics that will prepare you and give you an edge when you graduate, and supportive students who you'll work closely with to make each other better.

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An affordable university

ASU is committed to helping you finance your education and offers a wide range of financial aid opportunities for transfer students.

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Credit-friendly transferring

From the very beginning, ASU works with you to figure out how your credits will transfer and plan your path to graduation.

Transferring credits

Transferred to ASU

Hear from ASU students about their transition to the university and learn about the academic, financial and social opportunities available to help you succeed. Want a first-hand perspective on what it’s like to be an ASU transfer students? Contact our transfer student ambassadors.

Transfer student ambassadors transferred to ASU from an Arizona community college and are eager to help new transfer students as they transition from the community college to the university.

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Transferring to ASU

We'll guide you through the transfer admission process.

Transferring credits

Explore ASU’s transfer tools to find out how your credits will transfer to the university.

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Design your own college journey. You’ll have access to a customized set of transfer tools to help chart your clear pathway into ASU. The self-service benefits include personalized course-by-course visualizations that help you plan a path into a major of choice by helping you take courses that count toward your ASU degree and shortening your time to degree completion. From where you live to what you want to study – you’ll be in charge of it all.

About the program

I'm ready to transfer

Take your next steps to becoming a Sun Devil. Learn how and when to apply and about important dates throughout the year.

How to apply

Frequently asked questions about transferring to ASU

Is transferring to ASU worth it?

Based on research, transferring to a university and earning your bachelor’s degree is well worth it. The U.S. Census reports that, on average, people with a bachelor’s degree earn more than $2 million over a lifetime than those who only have a high school diploma or associate degree. And ASU graduates are more likely than other college graduates to be thriving in all areas of well-being, according to a Gallup-Purdue study.

I want to transfer to ASU from a community college. Where do I start?

Start by contacting a transfer specialist, who can help you with the steps to get from your community college to ASU, as well as answer your questions.

Who can I contact about transferring to ASU?

Your transfer specialist is here for you throughout your entire transfer experience, ready to help make the process smooth and simple.

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