Transfer Student Admissions

Transfer Student Admissions


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Transferring to another college is a big step and a bold move for your future. Regent makes it easy to transfer, thanks to our streamlined transition process and knowledgeable admissions counselors. Our transfer students come from all over the world and tell us time and again that making the switch to Regent was the best career decision imaginable. Let us help you maximize your transfer credits and enjoy a variety of benefits including:

  • Generous transfer policy – transfer up to 90 credit hours
  • Ranked Among Top National Universities, U.S. News & World Report, 2019
  • #1 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in Virginia, U.S. News & World Report, 2018
  • Top military-friendly school
  • 10 prestigious accreditations and credentials
  • 130+ areas of study, both online and on campus, that integrate leadership training in a global context
  • Up to $2,000 tuition grant for eligible transfer students from the Virginia Community College System


  • Direct equivalent courses from the Virginia Community College System (VCCS)
  • College-level work completed at other regionally accredited colleges and universities
  • Credit earned through approved entrance level examinations (i.e., AP/CLEP/DANTES)
  • Military credit (see Military Partners for more information)
  • Credits from non-regionally accredited institutions or other institutions of higher learning with whom Regent has an articulation agreement (credits will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis)
  • A score of 3 or higher on high school Advanced Placement exams
  • Experiential credit


Students who are admitted to Regent with a qualifying regionally accredited A.A., A.S., or A.A.S degree will have general education requirements waived except general education courses specified by their major or required as prerequisites for courses in their major.


For students with 15 or more transferable college credits.

    1. Fill out our online application.
      $50 nonrefundable application fee applies. Call 757.352.4960 to ask about fee-waiver eligibility.
    2. Submit ALL your unofficial transcripts.
      Please submit your unofficial transcripts to our Admissions Office by emailing Official college transcripts can be sent to the following address:

        • Regent University
        • Metroplex – Transcripts
        • 1000 Regent University Drive
        • Virginia Beach, VA 23464

      Students can transfer a maximum of 90 credits toward their bachelor’s degree or 48 credits toward their associate degree.

    3. Complete admissions questionnaire.
      This brief questionnaire is required for acceptance to your degree program.

admissions team contact information | 757.352.4960

Transfer Resources

Discover how your Virginia community college courses could transfer to Regent University at Transfer Guides: VA Community Colleges.

See how your college credit could transfer to Regent University through our Online Transfer Evaluation Database (Online T.E.D.).

Non-U.S. transcripts must be evaluated by an NACES-approved company. For further details, please review the International Admissions Checklist on the International Students Admissions page.

Please visit the International Students Admissions page for a detailed explanation of Regent University’s application information and to determine whether or not you qualify as an international student.

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