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DePaul University Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

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This is the complete guide for transferring to DePaul University. We suggest you read until the end...

I get it - transferring colleges can be confusing, time-consuming and overwhelming. You are not alone. In fact, more than 700,000 students transfer colleges every year.

At DePaul University, 32.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

What are the transfer requirements for DePaul University?

DePaul University requires a number of completed documents for consideration. The table below summarizes the most important pieces of information:

Admission Item Required?
High School Transcript Required of Some
College Transcript Required of All
Essay or Personal Statement Not Required
Interview Not Required
Standardized Test Scores Required of Some
Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution Not Required

In addition to the above requirements, DePaul University also requires a minimum number of credits completed to apply to be a transfer student.

DePaul University does not report a specific number of credits required for transfer.

What are DePaul University’s Transfer Deadlines?

Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down DePaul University transfer deadline by fall, winter, spring and summer.

Closing Date Reported Deadline
Fall Transfer Deadline rolling
Winter Transfer Deadline rolling
Spring Transfer Deadline rolling
Summer Transfer Deadline rolling

Waiting until the last minute to finalize your application could result in a silly mistake.

We recommend you complete your application at least 1 week before the required deadline.

In fact, take a full 2 day break from looking at anything related to your application and then come back to look for errors. I bet you’ll find a few 😉

When are decision dates for DePaul University transfer applicants?

If you applied to transfer to DePaul University on or before the reported deadlines then you should have your decision date by the notification dates in the below table.

Deadline Notification Dates
Fall Transfer Deadline rolling
Winter Transfer Deadline rolling
Spring Transfer Deadline rolling
Summer Transfer Deadline rolling

Note this data is current as of 2019 and to the best of our knowledge this hasn’t changed.

What is DePaul University’s transfer acceptance rate?

In 2019, DePaul University received 4998 transfer applicants.

The school accepted 2965 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for DePaul University is 59.32%.

This indicates how hard it is to transfer into DePaul University...

Additionally, of the 2965 accepted transfer students, 1272 students enrolled - that means the yield was 42.9%.

DePaul University accepts 60 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

What are the DePaul University transfer GPA requirements?

DePaul University requires a minimum college GPA of 3.67 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.

Will you enjoy transferring to DePaul University?

There are a lot of reasons to transfer to DePaul University. Maybe your plan has always been to attend community college, and then move to a four year college to save money while completing your degree.

Maybe you had a bad experience at your first school - don’t worry this is more common than you think.

Or perhaps you’re drawn to Chicago...

Regardless of your reason for transferring, you’re already enrolled at another college or university so you know that the most important element in your college experience is the people and community

Finding success at DePaul University is dependent on feeling comfortable - will you be able to find a place to find home and grow?

These are the questions that numbers and data cannot answer, but CampusReel can.

If you’re considering transferring to DePaul University then I highly recommend that you watch the school’s videos on CampusReel. These are real students with real stories.

Final Verdict: How to transfer into DePaul University

Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned.
DePaul University accepts 59.32% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

To have a shot at transferring into DePaul University, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.67 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.82. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

The below tables show the SAT and ACT breakdown of DePaul University students.

25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
SAT Math 0
SAT Reading 0
2018 Total SAT Score 0 0
25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
ACT Math - - 0
ACT Reading - - 0
2018 Total ACT Score 0 0

DePaul University’s average SAT score is . To be a competitive applicant for DePaul University your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.

If you’re considering transferring to DePaul University, you may also want to consider the schools:

Transfering to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Transfering to Ball State University
Transfering to Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis
Transfering to Central Michigan University
Transfering to Michigan State University