Transfer Students

Making it Easy to Make a Switch

If you are a current college student who is considering transferring to a different school, you aren’t alone. A recent national study predicts that 38 percent of all college students will transfer at least once before completing a bachelor’s degree.

South Dakota encourages you to learn more about its public technical colleges and universities so you can find your best fit! Use the resources below to support your transfer journey.

Easy Transfer.

Endless Possibilities.

Choosing to pursue a post-secondary education in South Dakota is a smart investment in your future. With a variety of colleges and universities to choose from, it can be overwhelming to determine which institution is the best fit for your academic goals and career aspirations. That’s where our transfer calculator comes in – it’s a helpful tool that assists students in evaluating their options and making informed decisions about their next steps. Whether you’re looking to transfer credits from one school to another or seeking guidance on the application process, our transfer calculator is designed to provide you with the information and resources you need to succeed.

College Transfer Guide

The college admissions process is slightly different the second time around. Deadlines can differ based on when you’re hoping to switch schools, and each college has to coordinate with the other on credits, financial aid and more.

Research Colleges of Interest
Talk to an Admissions Representative
Schedule a Campus Visit
Meet with your Advisor
Evaluate Transfer Credits
Plan your Finances
Apply to College

South Dakota Transfer Resources

Take advantage of our resources that assist transfer students with admissions, financial aid, academic programs, transferring credits and more. Visit each college’s website to explore supportive resources and admissions requirements for transfer students.

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