Transfer Student Admissions


Apply to Arizona

Complete Your Education

Take your hard work to the next level. If you have 12 or more transferable college credits – earned post-high school, at a community college, or at another university – the University of Arizona considers you a transfer student.


Ways to Transfer

We have many pathways for transfer students at Arizona – the main campus in Tucson is our hub, but online and distance locations (our Near You Network) offer flexibility. No matter which pathway you choose, your Arizona degree will set you up for success.

Old Main line art
Main CampusHundreds of degree choices at our Tucson hub.
Desktop with Block-A logo line art
OnlineYour education on your schedule.
Outline of the State of Arizona
Near You NetworkA University of Arizona degree, across the state.
Students working in optics lab

Student Stories

Cameron Williams, smiling. Computer code in the background.

From Community College to an Elite Cyber Program

For Cameron Williams, the highly-ranked Cyber Operations program at Arizona's Sierra Vista campus checks all the right boxes.

Student Erin Sye, smiling.

How I’m Graduating Debt-Free

What does it take to graduate college free of debt? University of Arizona senior Erin Sye shares how she did it.


Average Starting Salary For Graduates (2020)


Best Colleges For Your Money

Money Magazine (2019)


Among Public Universities "Best For Vets: Colleges 2020" Ranking

Military Times (2020)

honors society

Transfer Honor Roll

The University of Arizona is a proud recipient of the Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Honor Roll, which recognizes universities that have developed transfer pathways that lead to excellence and success among community college transfer students.

Connect With Us

Get advice from transfer students like you. Learn tips and tricks from current and former transfer students, browse Wildcat perspectives and takeovers, and see more student life.