Augsburg University offers the opportunity for transfer students to complete their degree in the city of Minneapolis at a University that is small for its students and big for the world. Whether students are transferring from a community college or another four-year university, Augsburg’s transfer friendly curriculum transfer process allow for students to pick up where they left off and complete their degree in a time efficient manner. Augsburg’s faculty, staff and student services are committed to providing support and student life opportunities for our transfer students and create connections early. Transfer students are able to feel right at home and are able to be successful academically, socially and personally at Augsburg.

New or unique undergraduate programs
Environmental Studies
Gender and Women Studies
Graphic Design
Media Studies
Music Business
Music Therapy
Theology and Public Leadership

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Student profile

2,512 Undergraduate students
55% Students of color or Native American students
57% Female students
30% Transfer students 
80% Students under 25
8% Non-traditional students

834 Graduate students

Credit transfer

We are transfer friendly! We accept up to 96 college credits with most courses transferring to Augsburg University if they are from a regionally accredited institution, non-remedial or technical college level coursework. Learn more about transferring credit to Augsburg

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Minimum cumulative GPA required

Minimum grade required for a course to transfer

Regarding block transfer acceptance*

► Accepts Associate of Arts degree
► Accepts Minnesota Transfer Curriculum

* Completion of MnTC and/or A.A. degrees will fulfill Augsburg's liberal arts foundation requirements.

Minimum required GPA for block transfer


It is free to apply to the University, only takes about 20 minutes and you will receive a decision in about 2-3 weeks. We include an official transfer evaluation of your coursework with your acceptance to the University removing the guesswork of how many credits are transferable.

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Application deadlines
Fall term: Early Priority, March 15; Priority, July 1; Final, Aug. 1
Spring term: Priority, Nov. 1; Final, Dec. 15

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Financial aid & cost

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Tuition and fees

Scholarships (day students only)
Transfer Regents ($18,000 - $26,000)
Honors Scholarship ($28,000)
International Student Scholarships ($25,000-$30,000)
PTK Scholarship ($2,500)

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