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Transferring to Washburn

Welcome to Your New Home

Whether you're transferring from a two-year or four-year college, Washburn University is the right place for you to continue your education and pursue your dreams. We have a proud tradition of making the transfer process easy, and you'll enjoy the individual attention, outstanding academics and convenient learning options.

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More Reasons to Choose Washburn

  • You can choose from 200 academic programs.
  • You will work closely with dedicated, caring faculty. Our student-to-faculty ratio is 12:1, so you'll receive one-on-one attention.
  • You will have the opportunity to experience our vibrant campus life, which includes more than 130 student organizations and dozens of events.
  • You will have access to a number of internships in the capital city of Topeka, a hotbed for internships.
  • You will discover that we have a simplified application and credit transfer process.

You can contact us at 785.670.1030 or transfer2wu@washburn.edu.

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How your credits transfer

  • Most students are able to transfer all of their general education courses from regionally accredited institutions.
  • Major-specific credit transfers are determined by individual departments at Washburn. Contact a transfer counselor to learn more. 
  • Check out our extensive list of courses frequently transferred to Washburn or use our self-service option to see how your credits might transfer to Washburn. 
  • Official evaluations are processed by the University Registrar's Office after you have been admitted to Washburn University and submitted all final official transcripts from each college or university you have attended.


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How to apply

  • Complete an admissions application.
  • Submit official transcripts from each post-secondary school where you’ve taken courses for credit.
  • Pay a one-time, non-refundable $20 application fee
  • Submit official high school transcripts and ACT scores** (only if you’ve taken less than 24 credit hours)

**While ACT scores are not required for admission if you’re over 21 years of age, it may be helpful to send them or take a placement exam when choosing courses.


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GET IN TOUCH WITH Admissions

Washburn University Admissions
1700 SW College Ave.
Topeka, KS 66621

Phone & Email
785.670.1030
admissions@washburn.edu

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Washburn University prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or marital or parental status. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Dr. Pamela Foster, Equal Opportunity Director/Title IX Coordinator, Washburn University, 1700 SW College Ave, Topeka, Kansas 66621, 785.670.1509, eodirector@washburn.edu.

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