Transfer to Winthrop

Started your degree at another school, but want to graduate as an Eagle?  We're here to help make the process of transferring to Winthrop as smooth as possible.  Our team is here for you - we'll guide you every step of the way and are always here to answer any questions you have.

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Winthrop Loves Transfers

Getting Started

Check out what we are looking for and use our Transfer Credit Evaluator to estimate how many of your credits will transfer and what programs to consider.

Admission Requirements  TraCE

Important Deadlines:

  • Spring Scholarship Deadline - December 1
  • Fall Scholarship Deadline - June 1

    Decisions for non-freshman applicants (transfer, second undergraduate, non-degree, dual enrollment, or readmit) will be made on a rolling basis after a complete review of your application (may take up to three weeks from the time all required materials have been received).  

    Check your Winthrop Admissions Portal to view the status of your application and if any required materials are still needed.  Decisions will be mailed to your home address and can also be viewed in the portal.

York Technical College - Academic Pathways

Winthrop University and York Technical College have teamed up to create academic pathways for students who choose to start there and then transfer to Winthrop to make the transition between institutions a breeze.  A variety of Winthrop majors have outlined pathways for the York Tech coursework that's recommended for the smoothest transfer process.

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Getting to Know Us

At Winthrop, we are a close-knit campus community and we take pride in really getting to know you. So, it's only fitting that you get to know us.  You can attend a virtual event or info session, come for an on-campus tour, take our virtual tour, chat with a counselor or current student, check out our digital viewbook and check out our social media (@winthropadmissions and @winthropu)...or all of the above!

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Craig Gero

Craig Gero

Regional Admissions & Transfer Counselor

Admissions Policy:
 Winthrop University admits all qualified applicants and offers equal educational opportunities regardless of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion or disability.  Applicants are admitted on the basis of the probability of their success in completing the requirements for graduation.