The applicant pool for transfer applicants is very competitive.
To be eligible to apply as a transfer, an applicant must have earned or be in the process of earning at least 12 college credits with a minimum GPA of 2.5.
Transfer sessions are offered during each of our Lion’s Day Open Houses and on select weekend tour dates.» See our visit page for dates and opportunities.
For students transferring credits to TCNJ, the institution generally accepts courses taken at the 100 or 200 level if the final grade received is a C or higher.
Please keep in mind that this is a general guideline.
For students transferring from a two-year college, TCNJ can accept a maximum of 64 credits.
You cannot apply “undeclared” to TCNJ as a Transfer applicant.
TCNJ strongly encourages transfer applicants to submit between one and three letters of recommendation.
TCNJ’s Application for Spring 2020 candidates will open on August 1st!
The College of New Jersey values undergraduate transfer students from both two-year and four-year institutions.