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Transfer Admissions

At St. Thomas, we develop students to be morally responsible leaders, preparing them for active work towards a more just and civil society. We believe that the answers to the world's complex problems live within people who have yet to discover all they can accomplish.

St. Thomas welcomes approximately 350 transfer students each year – roughly 20% of our students. Through class projects, internships and other practical application opportunities, you will be prepared to make a positive impact in a career, grad school or wherever you go from here.

Minnesota Transfer Curriculum

St. Thomas now accepts the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC)! Transfer students who complete the MnTC will satisfy almost all core curriculum requirements here.

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How will your credits transfer

Learn how the college credits you've already earned will transfer to St. Thomas, or see which community college courses meet St. Thomas' core curriculum requirements. Transfer students who complete the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum will satisfy almost all core curriculum requirements.

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Cost & Financial Aid

St. Thomas is ranked a Best Value in Education. Learn all you need to know about our costs, scholarships and other financial aid available.

Cost & Financial Aid
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All admitted transfer students are automatically considered for the St. Thomas Transfer Award, up to $30,000 per year. Learn more about the St. Thomas Transfer award, as well as other scholarship opportunities for transfer students.

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After St. Thomas

Tommies get a hands-on education that lands them jobs, internships and grad school opportunities to make a real difference.

Post Graduation
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Personalized Support

You're assigned an admissions counselor to help guide you through the application process, credit transfer and more.

Contact Admissions
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Visit Campus

Choose from a variety of appointment options to customize your visit, including a campus tour, one-on-one meetings and lunch on campus.

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Explore the Twin Cities

The Twin Cities of St. Paul and Minneapolis double your options, with two vibrant downtowns and the best parks of the cities in America

More About St. Thomas

Picking a college is about matching what you want with what a school has to offer; here's a little more about us.

Locate Your Counselor

We're here to help you. That's our job. So please contact us with any questions - big or small!