Virginia Wesleyan University Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

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

What are your chances at VWC?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at VWC 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 VWC, 18.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

    To read about regular admission requirements for Virginia Wesleyan University, click here

    What are the transfer requirements for VWC?

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

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

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

    VWC requires a minimum of 12 credits.

    What are Virginia Wesleyan University’s Transfer Deadlines?

    Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down VWC 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 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 Virginia Wesleyan University transfer applicants?

    If you applied to transfer to VWC 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 rolling

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

    What is Virginia Wesleyan University’s transfer acceptance rate?

    In 2019, VWC received 278 transfer applicants.

    The school accepted 169 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for VWC is 60.79%.

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

    What are your chances at VWC?

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    Additionally, of the 169 accepted transfer students, 74 students enrolled - that means the yield was 43.79%.

    VWC accepts 61 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

    How can you afford VWC

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    What are the Virginia Wesleyan University transfer GPA requirements?

    VWC requires a minimum college GPA of 2.0 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.

    In addition, VWC requires a minimum high school GPA of 2.5.

    Will you enjoy transferring to VWC?

    There are a lot of reasons to transfer to VWC. 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 Virginia Beach...

    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 VWC 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 VWC 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 VWC

    Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the VWC website for more info.
    VWC accepts 60.79% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

    To have a shot at transferring into VWC, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.3 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.43. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

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

    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    SAT Math 420 530 475
    SAT Reading 430 530 480
    2018 Total SAT Score 850 1060 955
    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    ACT Math 20 24 22
    ACT Reading 16 25 20
    2018 Total ACT Score 36 49 42

    Virginia Wesleyan University’s average SAT score is 955. To be a competitive applicant for Virginia Wesleyan University your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.

    What are your chances at VWC?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at VWC or any other U.S. college

    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?

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