University of Virginia-Main Campus
Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral
College Type: Public
Academic Calendar: Semester
The University of Virginia welcomes applications from students seeking to transfer from other accredited colleges and universities. Transfer students are a vital part of the University community, contributing substantially to academic and extracurricular life on Grounds. Each year more than 500 enroll; a quarter are nontraditionally aged, and a third come from the Virginia Community College System. The University of Virginia adheres to the State Policy on transfer.
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Charlottesville Virginia 22904
Main Phone: 434-924-0311
Chief Transfer Admission Officer , Office of Admissions
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Director of Athletics, Athletic Department
Applying to Transfer
Common App Used?
High School Transcript Required?
Minimum GPA for Applying:
The minimum college grade point average required of transfer applicants is a 2.00. The average GPA for an admitted transfer student is 3.5.
Minimum Grades for Transfer:
We generally grant credit for any course from an accredited college, completed with a grade of C or better, that corresponds to a course in our curriculum in content and credit value.
You must have 9 transferable credits to apply for transfer admission. The max credits accepted are 60 semester hours. You must earn 60 credits at UVA to earn your bachelors degree.
Test Scores for Applying:
All students must submit either the SAT or the ACT with Writing. We will waive the testing requirement if you have been out of high school for five years.
Letters of Recommendation Required:
The Common Application's College Secondary School Report, Official Report, and Instructor Evaluation are not required. A Statement of Good Standing from your previous institution is required.
Essays are required on the Common Application, as well as the Supplemental Application for Transfers.
There is a nonrefundable $60 application fee.
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Transfers Applied: 2391
Transfers Accepted: 857
Transfer Percentage Accepted: 36%
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The University of Virginia is accessible, affordable, and possible. With AccessUVa, the University's financial aid program, once you're in, we can help ease the worry about paying for college, leaving the door to learning open to you.
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