Transfer Students

We Understand the Need for a Change

College is a time of discovery—and sometimes what you discover is that another school is what you need. With small classes, excellent academics, a close-knit community and a rich heritage and tradition, Eureka College offers an unmatched environment for you to thrive.

Important Transfer Student Information

  • Credits are reviewed on an individual basis.
  • Credits require a grade of “C” or better in transferable courses from recognized colleges and universities.
  • Eureka College will accept up to 68 hours of credit from two-year institutions.
  • Students entering with 68 credits or a completed Associate’s degree will enter the Junior class.
  • Eureka College will accept up to 94 hours of credit from four-year institutions.
  • Transfer students who have earned less than 30 transferable semester hours will be evaluated based on high school work and ACT/SAT results in addition to college work completed.
  • Transfer students who have earned more than 30 transferable semester hours will be evaluated for admission based on college work alone.
  • To be considered, you should have at least a 2.0 GPA.
  • Eureka College is part of the Illinois Articulation Initiative which has outlined a common set of transferable general education requirements.
  • Courses taken under this agreement will transfer to Eureka and satisfy specific requirements toward your baccalaureate degree.
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Transferring from St. Joseph’s College?  Check out our FAQ to learn more about making Eureka your new home!