At Notre Dame College, we have designed our undergraduate transfer admissions process to ensure a smooth transition for students like you. We work with each student on an individual basis to make the transfer process from your accredited two-and four year institutions for the fall and spring semesters as easy as possible.
Top Reasons Why Students Transfer To Notre Dame College
- Academic Majors
- NCAA Division II Athletic Programs
Transfer Admissions Requirements
An undergraduate transfer student is anyone applying to Notre Dame College who has earned college credit after graduating from high school or earning a GED, but who has not yet earned a degree. To begin the transfer process and be considered for admissions, provide the following documentation listed below:
- A completed application (Apply free on-line now!)
- All official college transcripts
- Official high school transcripts
- ACT/SAT test scores
- Transfer Evaluation Form
Types of Transcripts
- Official Transcripts are sent directly from an educational institution and addressed to Notre Dame College in a sealed envelope.
- Unofficial Transcripts are issued to the student directly or printed off from online. These are not considered Official Final transcripts for enrollment purpose.
- Transcript Request Form
- Notre Dame requires all official transcripts to be received prior to the start of the students first semester. Please send to:
Notre Dame College
Office of Admissions
4545 College Road
South Euclid, Ohio 44121
Deadline to Apply
Notre Dame College has a rolling admissions and accepts transfer students for Fall (August) and Spring (January) semesters.
Transfer of Credits
Notre Dame College will accept college credits from Regionally Accredited Institutions. Courses from those institutions that are above 100 or 1000 level and the student received a grade of a “C-” or better will transfer over as credit to Notre Dame College. Students may need to provide course descriptions and course syllabus to determine the equivalency to Notre Dame College Courses.
In order to receive a Bachelor’s degree, transfer students will need to have 128 cumulative credits completed. At least 32 credits and 50% of the major coursework need to be completed on Notre Dame College campus. Students will need 45 upper biennium level credits and must meet each degree requirement as well as the remaining graduation requirements. All students are advised their own faculty member to ensure the students meets all academic requirements.
Schedule an Appointment to See How Your Credits Transfer
Notre Dame College is committed to you. Our counselors will assist you through every step of the way. To start your transfer process, please contact the appropriate counselor to see how your credits transfer. Bring your unofficial/official transcripts in for an on-the-spot evaluation and admissions decision.
Tom Murphy, Transfer Admissions Counselor for Traditional Age Students (18-23yrs old)
Blair Suttles, Program Coordinator for adult admissions (24 yrs and older)
Kristi Lehmer, Director of Community College Outreach
Notre Dame College has scholarship opportunities for everyone. We award transfer scholarships on the basis of academic excellence and campus community involvement. All students are required to fill out the FAFSA to be considered for need-based financial aid from the government. Once you complete the FAFSA, our counselors will work with you on a personal level to development your financial aid award letter.