Transfer Admission

Transfer students bring unique insights and experiences to the classroom. Those perspectives strengthen our community — faculty as experts, students as pragmatic idealists — and keep everyone accountable to our mission.

The University of San Francisco Office of Admission offers an expedient transfer option for students and veterans. Find a program that suits your academic interests at our main campus in San Francisco, or one of four branch campuses throughout the Bay Area.

Completing the Application

Before starting your USF transfer application, read through the admission requirements for your program. We’ve outlined the recommendations and requirements essential to submitting the most complete and compelling application possible. Still considering your options? No problem. Just keep our transfer deadlines in mind while you decide. 

If you have any questions about the transfer process, our team is here to help. Attend one of our information sessions to learn about USF’s academic programs, transfer admission criteria and process, transfer of credits, understanding your degree evaluation, financial aid and more! 

San Francisco

Full-time Undergraduate Programs

Students interested in attending school full-time on Main Campus are welcome to apply to one of over 40 majors in Arts and Sciences, Management or Nursing.

Part-time Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science in Management: The management program is designed for working professionals and transfer students to complete their bachelor’s degree in as little as 23 months. Students learn to balance theory and practice to become effective managers within all sectors of organizational life.

Pleasanton

Part-time Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science in Management:The management program is designed for working professionals and transfer students to complete their bachelor’s degree in as little as 23 months. Students learn to balance theory and practice to become effective managers within all sectors of organizational life.

Sacramento

Full-time Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science in Nursing: The Nursing program is a four-year degree program that prepares students for careers in nursing and qualifies them for continued academic and professional advancement as health professionals. The option in Sacramento is a six semester sequence of classes which begins in a fall term and continues year-round for 23 months. Clinical settings for this curriculum will take place in Veteran's Administration (VA) facilities in northern California.

Part-time Only Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science in Management: The management program is designed for working professionals and transfer students to complete their bachelor’s degree in as little as 23 months, attending part-time. Students learn to balance theory and practice to become effective managers within all sectors of organizational life.

San Jose

Part-time Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science in Management: The management program is designed for working professionals and transfer students to complete their bachelor’s degree in as little as 23 months, attending part-time. Students learn to balance theory and practice to become effective managers within all sectors of organizational life.

Santa Rosa

Full-time or Part-time Undergraduate Programs

Psychology (Starting Spring 2014): The psychology program prepares students for a broad spectrum of psychology-related careers. Designed for efficiency, the program allows students who bring in 64 credits to complete the bachelor’s degree in two years. Students who need more flexibility may take longer than two years to finish, working at their own pace.