• Transfer to Hamline University

    At Hamline you will join a diverse group of scholars driven by curiosity and collaboration. Nearly 35% of Hamline graduates transferred from two- or four-year colleges or universities. We also offer a two-year assurance of graduation for students with Associate of Arts degrees from regionally accredited colleges and universities.*

    Connect with a transfer admission counselor at 651-523-2207 or admission@hamline.edu for more information.

  • What Our Students...

    From Our Students

    Want to know what actual transfer students think about coming to Hamline?  Check out this page to hear from them on all the ways that Hamline can help you succeed.

  • Scholarship

    Scholarship Opportunities

    Several scholarships are available specifically for new transfer students.  Learn more about how you can save up to $14,000 on tuition each year at Hamline.

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    Transferring Credits

    We make it easy to find out how your non-Hamline credits will transfer.  View our articulation guides on credit transfer, read our policies, and connect with the registrar.

  • Why Hamline?

    Work one-on-one with top-ranked professors. Explore internships, collaborative research, and study abroad. Pursue your talents and discover new ones. Bring your ideas and explore your strengths. At Hamline you direct your destiny, we provide the momentum.

    • Network with alumni and pursue internships with the Twin Cities business community through the School of Business.
    • Work one-on-one with published authors and award-winning artists in Hamline’s creative writing and art programs.
    • Conduct research in state-of-the-art biology, physics, chemistry, anthropology, and forensic science labs.

    Attend an Info Session

    Attend an Information Session for Transfer Students and see why Hamline University is the right fit for you.

    Sign Up Now 

    Start Your Transfer Application

    Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and accepted students are sent class registration materials after the deposit is received, follow along with this Transfer Student Checklist.  

    Apply Now 

    Resources for Transfer Students

    At Hamline, we offer many opportunities to help with transferring credits, paying tuition, and connecting with campus life. Check out our Current Transfer Students site to see how we continue to support students after enrollment.

    * To be eligible for two-year assurance students must have a minimum of 60 transferable credits. While at Hamline, students must adhere to posted deadlines, minimum grade requirements, and minimum credit load requirements.