UW-Green Bay - Fall 2025 - UW HELP

Transfer Admission Requirements

Life happens and things change. We get that. Maybe you want to explore a new major not offered at your current campus. Or maybe you want to experience a bigger (or smaller) campus. Whatever the reason, a smooth transition is the goal. This section covers the admission requirements for transfer students. If you’ve enrolled at a college/university and now wish to attend a UW System campus, you’re in the right spot.

Transfer Admission Requirements Fall 2025

Applies to: UW-Green Bay, UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus, UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus, UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus

Transfer Admission Guidelines

All applications receive a comprehensive review. Admission decisions are based on GPA, the number of credits earned, rigor and breadth of curriculum, and other predictors of success.

Minimum GPA Requirements for Admission Consideration to Specific Majors

The following list demonstrates minimum GPA requirements for specific program admission. Students can still be considered for admission to the university without meeting these specific program requirements.

GPA Majors
2.75 Education (actual GPA needed for admission may be higher)
2.50 Nursing Completion Program
2.50 Social Work
2.00 Health Information Management and Technology (HIMT)
3.00 Traditional BSN

Contact the admissions office for more detailed information about course sequence, GPA, and other admission requirements.

Credit and Other Requirements for Admission Consideration

Applicants with fewer than 15 transferable credits must also meet the freshman admission guidelines.

Anticipated Application Deadlines/Priority Dates

Accepting applications: August 1, 2024

Registration Dates

Beginning in October 2024 all admitted transfer students are assigned a registration date based on their number of credits earned.

Special Information