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

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This is the complete guide for transferring to Quinnipiac 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 Quinnipiac University, 9.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

What are the transfer requirements for Quinnipiac University?

Quinnipiac 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 Required of All
Interview Recommended of Some
Standardized Test Scores Required of Some
Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution Required of Some

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

Quinnipiac University requires a minimum of 15 credits.

What are Quinnipiac University’s Transfer Deadlines?

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

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

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 Quinnipiac University transfer applicants?

If you applied to transfer to Quinnipiac 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 -
Spring Transfer Deadline rolling
Summer Transfer Deadline -

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

What is Quinnipiac University’s transfer acceptance rate?

In 2019, Quinnipiac University received 888 transfer applicants.

The school accepted 506 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for Quinnipiac University is 56.98%.

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

Additionally, of the 506 accepted transfer students, 194 students enrolled - that means the yield was 38.34%.

Quinnipiac University accepts 57 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

What are the Quinnipiac University transfer GPA requirements?

Quinnipiac University requires a minimum college GPA of 3.44 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.

Will you enjoy transferring to Quinnipiac University?

There are a lot of reasons to transfer to Quinnipiac 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 Hamden...

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 Quinnipiac 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 Quinnipiac 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 Quinnipiac University

Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned.
Quinnipiac University accepts 56.98% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

To have a shot at transferring into Quinnipiac University, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.44 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.58. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

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

25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
SAT Math 490 600 545
SAT Reading 490 590 540
2018 Total SAT Score 980 1190 1085
25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
ACT Math 22 - 22
ACT Reading 21 27 24
2018 Total ACT Score 43 27 35

Quinnipiac University’s average SAT score is 1085. To be a competitive applicant for Quinnipiac 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 Quinnipiac University, you may also want to consider the schools:

Transfering to Eastern Connecticut State University
Transfering to University of Southern Maine
Transfering to Bridgewater State University
Transfering to Suffolk University