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 allows for students to pick up where they left off and complete their degree in a timely 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 find community and will have the resources to be successful academically, socially and personally at Augsburg.
New or unique undergraduate programs
- Critical Race and Ethnicity Studies
- Data Science
- Music Creativity
- Business Analytics
- Entrepreneurial Studies
- Culture and Social Justice
- Social Welfare
Undergraduate Student Profile
2,381 Total undergraduate enrollment
57% Domestic students of color or Native American students
56% Students who are female
30% Students who are transfers
82% Students who are under 25
6% Enrolled students who are non-traditional
We are transfer friendly! We accept up to 96 college credits with most courses transferring to Augsburg University, as long as they are from a regionally accredited institution, college-level and students have earned a C- or higher. Learn more about transferring credit to Augsburg.
Maximum number of credits that can transfer
Number of credits required for degree
Minimum cumulative GPA required
Minimum grade required for a course to transfer
Block transfer acceptance for two-year college students
► 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.
Fall term: Early Priority, March 15; Priority, June 15; Final, Aug. 1
Spring term: Priority, Nov. 1; Final, Dec. 1
Where electronic transcripts must be sent
Financial aid & cost
- Transfer Regents ($20,000 - $26,000)
- Honors Scholarship ($28,000)
- International Student Scholarships ($25,000-$30,000)
- PTK Scholarship ($2,500)
- Early Auggie Scholarship ($2,000, apply by March 15 for fall term or Nov. 1 for spring term)
- PRISM Scholar Award
Learn more at about transfer scholarships.
Learn more about financial aid at Augsburg.
Office of Undergraduate Admission
2211 Riverside Avenue Campus Box 143