Transfer Student Admission Requirements

Transfer Student Admission Requirements

To apply for admission as a transfer student, students must have a minimum of 15 credit hours of acceptable transfer course work and be in good academic standing and have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0.  
  • Transfer students will be required to complete all degree requirements with in the program they plan to complete at UNBC.
  • Any applicant who has been required to withdraw or has been placed on academic probation by the transferring institution: 
    • must wait for three full semesters before being admissible to UNBC, and 
    • must outline any work completed or experience gained which would better qualify them to successfully complete work at UNBC 
  • No transfer credit will be awarded for any course with a grade of less than 0.67 or D- (50-52.9%). 
  • Transfer credit normally will not be awarded for courses completed in excess of ten academic years prior to the date of first UNBC registration.
  • Must declare all previously attended post secondary institutions
  • If a student’s first language is not English they will be required to meet UNBC’s English language requirements
  • Transfer credit will be examined once admissions have received a paid application and transcript
If you are transferring from a BC public post secondary institution you can visit the BC Transfer guide for an idea of what may transfer.