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

View full list of academic programs.

Financial aid programs:
- American Indian Recognition Full Tuition Program
- Augsburg Family Scholars

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

Credit transfer

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

View community or technical college transfer pathways for Augsburg.

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.

Apply online

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

Application fee

Where electronic transcripts must be sent
[email protected]

Financial aid & cost

Tuition and fees

- 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.

FAFSA code

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Contact information

Other Student paths

Traditional undergraduate

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Adult learners

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