Transfer Students

Application Process and Admissions Requirements

  1. Application for admission (fee waived online)
  2. Official transcripts for all colleges you have attended and are currently attending (if applicable)
  3. An open topic essay of 250 words or more (optional)

Please note: If you have fewer than 15 transferable credits you must also include:

  • Official high-school transcript(s)
  • SAT/ACT Scores

Acceptance to Rosemont College

Once your application file is complete, an admission decision will be made promptly. If you are accepted to Rosemont, a letter of admission including transfer scholarship notification will be mailed to you. To confirm your enrollment, submit the Decision Acknowledgment Form with a $350 ($200 for commuters) deposit to the Office of Admissions.

Transfer Scholarship

Rosemont College offers merit-based scholarships that range from $14,000 - $21,000 depending on your G.P.A. from a previous college or university. You do not have to apply separately for the Rosemont College Transfer Scholarships.

Transfer FAQs


How many credits will Rosemont College transfer?


Rosemont College will accept a maximum of 66 transfer credits from a two-year institute and 90 credits from a four-year institute.


How do I know if my credits will transfer?


Once you have applied to Rosemont and submitted all of your official college transcripts, a preliminary analysis will be made of your previous college credits. This will be mailed with your acceptance letter. A final official confirmation of transfer credit will be completed subsequently by the Rosemont College Academic Advising Office.


Rosemont College offers a number of NCAA Division III sports. Am I eligible to participate in a sport as a transfer student?


Transfer students may enroll at Rosemont College as student-athletes provided that they are eligible by NCAA III standards and have met the requirements for participation in the sport as determined by the Rosemont College athletics department.


Do you have on-campus events specifically for transfer students?


Yes. Rosemont College Transfer Student Visit Days offer an opportunity to receive an immediate assessment of your transfer credits by one of our transfer counselors, to meet personally with a financial aid counselor, and to receive an “on the spot” admission decision if you bring the necessary documents.


Is on-campus student housing available for transfer students?


Yes, although it is important that you apply and submit your college transcripts to the Rosemont College Office of Admissions as early in the process as possible in order to be assured of a place in on-campus student housing.


What is the biggest challenge for students transferring to Rosemont College?


It varies depending on the student, but a key concern is that you are able to balance responsibilities as an adult and that you understand the financial aid process.

Make sure to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) so that a Rosemont College financial aid counselor can create a financial aid package for you.


Rosemont’s admissions staff guarantees that we will stay in close contact with you through the enrollment process to ensure that you receive personalized service as a future member of the Rosemont College community.

Upcoming Events


Undergraduate Saturday Tour

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