Generous and seamless, our credit transfer process rewards the hard work you've already done—and puts you on the fastest route to graduation.
Transfer Your Credit
Discover an Easy Way to Transfer Credits
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Transfer in 3 easy steps
- Apply Online
Complete our online application and a Strayer Admissions Officer with contact you to discuss your transfer credit options.
- Request Transcripts
When possible, we'll request transcripts from your former school(s) on your behalf. If you prefer, you can contact your former school(s) and request your official transcripts to be sent to the Strayer University Registrar's Office (2303 Dulles Station Blvd., Herndon, VA 20171).* It may take between two and four weeks for us to receive your transcript.
- Get Approved
We'll review your transcripts and contact you (usually within two to three weeks) with a complete list of your approved transfer credits.* meet with your admissions officer to finalize your path to graduation.
*Some schools may charge a fee to have a transcript sent to Strayer, depending on the school's policies.
Strayer University gave me the confidence to go back to school. The enrollment process was easy, and everyone I met with was helpful. I've been at Strayer for two years now, and I always have help available when I need it — whether it's the success coaches, professors, or just my community of classmates.
*Actual Strayer student who agreed to appear in promotional materials.
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