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Transfer Students

We’re glad you’re here! We count transfer students as an asset to our programs. You come to us from community colleges or other universities, from Illinois or from other states. In any case, you bring a set a set of experiences that enriches your own education and your fellow students’ as well. 

Several of our majors are eligible for the Capstone Option. If you already hold an Associate of Applied Science degree, or equivalent certification, the Capstone Option is your best direct route to a bachelor’s degree. Majors currently eligible for the Capstone Option on campus are: agribusiness economics, agricultural systems and education, animal sciencecrop, soil and environmental management, forestry, and horiculture

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions can help with questions about transferring credits and completing your application. If you are a graduate student transferring graduate credit, contact the Graduate School.

If you’d like to learn about on-campus living options, University Housing is your go-to resource. If you are an undergraduate, ask about our Agricultural Sciences Living Learning Community.