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No matter where you are at today, Alverno can make your tomorrow even better. We strive to give each transfer student peace of mind as they embark on their transfer journey. Our application is free and online: Apply today! 

Transfer Thursdays: Our Admissions Team is available Nov. 5, 12 + 19 until 8 p.m. to help you transfer to Alverno. On these Thursdays, you can meet in person with a counselor to see how your credits will transfer and take a tour of campus. Sign up for the day that works best for you, and a transfer counselor will reach out to you to schedule your appointment time. (Appointments are always available 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, with tours at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Call 414-382-6100 to schedule an appointment or sign up at alverno.edu/visit.)

Considering Alverno? Check out our 2020 College Viewbook and see how Alverno will get you ready for YOUR future!

Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (WAICU) Course Credit Transfer Agreement (CCTA) with Wisconsin's Technical Colleges (WTCS): To assist Wisconsin Technical College students in furthering their academic and career goals, Alverno College participates in a course-to-course agreement with Wisconsin's 16 Technical Colleges. The WAICU-WTCS Course Credit Transfer Agreement is designed to ensure a smooth transfer process for WTCS students who wish to pursue a degree at Alverno. The fourteen courses in the agreement will satisfy general education or general degree requirements when applicable. Students are responsible for confirming that these courses transfer to their intended major by working with their academic advisor.

Frequently Asked Questions:

We work to ensure that you receive credit for as much of your prior coursework as possible. Our Registrar will consider courses from an accredited institution with a minimum grade of C. We also will work with you to transfer any courses that you took pass/fail. Click here to upload your unofficial transcripts, and we’ll give you an unofficial estimate of how your credits will transfer to Alverno.

For students currently in their final semester, we will need official transcripts once your official grades have been posted. For students who aren't currently enrolled at a college, official transcripts should be requested from all previously attended institutions and submitted during the admissions process.

Each student's path is different, and we will review your past coursework to give you an estimate of what your time to completion would look like.

Yes! The majority of our transfer students are awarded scholarships based on their academic history. Merit-based scholarships are awarded to students who have at least a cumulative 2.3 GPA and have earned at least 12 college credits.

Most undergraduate courses are offered Monday-Friday during the day. But your schedule could allow you to work on campus or off campus during the weekends and in the evening.’re re

“I wanted to come to Alverno because the staff and professors are very involved in making sure you succeed. Alverno offered me a scholarship for my grades at my previous school. I felt that my hard work had paid off, and that Alverno noticed and rewarded me. With that, I knew I had the support I was looking for in a school.”

- Hailey CLASS OF 2020

“In classes with men, I was less likely to raise my hand or contribute to classroom discussions. When I came to Alverno, I gained the confidence to speak up.”

- Amber GLOBAL STUDIES AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS MAJOR, CLASS OF 2018

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