University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

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This is the complete guide for transferring to University of Connecticut. We suggest you read until the end - you can also use the below calculator to estimate your likelihood of being able to transfer to University of Connecticut.

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at University of Connecticut or any other U.S. college

    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

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    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 University of Connecticut, 4.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

    To read about regular admission requirements for University of Connecticut, click here

    What are the transfer requirements for University of Connecticut?

    University of Connecticut 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 All
    College Transcript Required of All
    Essay or Personal Statement Required of All
    Interview Not Required
    Standardized Test Scores Required of Some
    Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution Required of Some

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

    University of Connecticut requires a minimum of 12 credits.

    What are University of Connecticut’s Transfer Deadlines?

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

    Closing Date Reported Deadline
    Fall Transfer Deadline April 1
    Winter Transfer Deadline
    Spring Transfer Deadline October 1
    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 University of Connecticut transfer applicants?

    If you applied to transfer to University of Connecticut 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 University of Connecticut’s transfer acceptance rate?

    In 2019, University of Connecticut received 2354 transfer applicants.

    The school accepted 1439 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for University of Connecticut is 61.13%.

    This indicates how hard it is to transfer into University of Connecticut. You can use the free calculator below to predict your chances of getting accepted.

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    Additionally, of the 1439 accepted transfer students, 764 students enrolled - that means the yield was 53.09%.

    University of Connecticut accepts 62 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

    What are the University of Connecticut transfer GPA requirements?

    University of Connecticut requires a minimum college GPA of 2.7 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.

    In addition, University of Connecticut requires a minimum high school GPA of 2.7.

    Additional Transfer Info. for University of Connecticut

    University of Connecticut has noted the additional policies: Audition required of some performance majors. Portfolio required for studio art programs..

    Will you enjoy transferring to University of Connecticut?

    There are a lot of reasons to transfer to University of Connecticut. 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 Storrs...

    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 University of Connecticut 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 University of Connecticut 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 University of Connecticut

    Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the University of Connecticut website for more info.
    University of Connecticut accepts 61.13% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

    To have a shot at transferring into University of Connecticut, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.77 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.92. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

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

    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    SAT Math 570 690 630
    SAT Reading 550 650 600
    2018 Total SAT Score 1120 1340 1230
    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    ACT Math 26 32 29
    ACT Reading 25 33 29
    2018 Total ACT Score 51 65 58

    University of Connecticut’s average SAT score is 1230. To be a competitive applicant for University of Connecticut your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.

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    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

    *or select a school above for a specific calculation

    Need chances at another college?

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