Important Update: With the continually shifting situation regarding the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) public health emergency, the University is committed to protecting your health and safety by minimizing potential spread of the disease. Because of this precaution, the University is canceling events in support of the statewide "social distancing" strategy. Work is underway to provide students with virtual opportunities to experience our vibrant campus experience.

We encourage you to direct any immediate inquiries to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions email account which is actively monitored:

Tools for Transfer Students

Majors and Programs

At the University of Michigan-Dearborn, we offer more than 100+ undergraduate majors and minors, and more than 40 graduate degree programs, many of which include flexible evening and online options. But your academic experience will extend beyond our small class sizes and challenging, relevant coursework. Broaden your study by pursuing a double major or minor. Sharpen your skills in a co-op or internship.

Choose from bachelor’s degree programs in the liberal arts and sciences, engineering, health and human services, business and education. Your education is yours to tailor. At UM-Dearborn, we give you the tools to succeed.

Community College Transfer Hubs

Especially for your Community College, we have designed a unique Transfer Hub website with transfer guides and specific transfer information for each of our local community colleges. Below is a link to each Transfer Hub website.

Grand Rapids Community College

Henry Ford College

Jackson College

Kalamazoo Valley Community College  

Kellogg Community College

Lansing Community College

Macomb Community College

Monroe County Community College

Oakland Community College

Schoolcraft College

St. Clair Community College

Washtenaw Community College

Wayne County Community College District


Course Transfer System

The Course Transfer System is a valuable resource for transfer students!

While it is not an official credit evaluation, this resource can serve in determining the transferability of courses from an accredited college or university. This information is always current.  

Course Transfer System

Transfer Scholarships

The university offers scholarships to recognize scholastic achievement for incoming transfer students, including Community College Transfer Scholarships, PTK Scholarships, Non-Residential Tuition Differential Scholarship, and a wide range of other scholarships.

See the website for more information on Transfer Scholarships  

Transfer Orientation

Orientation is designed to cover all general aspects of the University to help you prepare for the start of your first semester. It is a requirement.  
At Transfer Orientation, you will learn about the many campus resources available to help you succeed, meet with an academic advisor to help you create a schedule and register for classes. 

See the Transfer Orientation website for more information.

How to Apply as a Transfer Student

Make your transition as smooth as possible! Use the tools below to understand our academic requirements and see how your credits will transfer.

39% of our student body transferred to UM-Dearborn.

Back to top of page