Quad Cities Campus

Transfer Students at WIU-Quad Cities

(Students who have earned 24 hours of college credit or more)

Transfer Standards

Transfer students may apply up to a year in advance. Recommended application deadline is Dec. 1 for Spring semester and Aug. 1 for Fall semester.

Students must earn 24 or more semester hours (90 quarter hours) of college work with a combined "C" average for all hours attempted from all institutions attended, and be in good standing at the last college/university attended, for acceptance.

Students who have earned fewer than 24 semester hours (36 quarter hours) of college work must meet freshman admission standards in addition to the transfer requirements.


  • Apply on line at wiu.edu/qc/apply/

  • Pay $30 application fee (fee waivers are available - see Admissions to see if you are eligible)

  • Send official college transcripts from EACH institution you have attended

  • Send any work-in-progress (i.e. class schedule or list of future term classes)

  • Send official scores from any outside agency (CLEP, AP, DANTES, etc.)
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Transfer Commitment Scholarships

Transfer Student Scholarship Opportunities

New transfer students who finish an associate degree (including applied degrees) from an accredited instutition and enroll full-time at WIU will recieve a one-time $400 award to purchase books at the University Bookstore.

New transfer students who complete the associate degree with a minimum 3.5 GPA and enroll full-time will receive a one-time $1,000 scholarship (these students will not receive the book award).

Helpful Transfer Tools

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WIU Transfer Guides

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