Why Transfer to JSU?

1. JSU has Admissions Counselors to work specifically with you.  Our team has experience working with transfer students like you. We are committed to easing your transition from your college to JSU. Information and events such as preview days and orientation sessions are designed with you in mind. We are always available to answer your questions.

2. Transfer Scholarships  JSU offers a Presidential Transfer Scholarship that exceeds the dollar amount offered by many four year institutions. If you’ve completed an associate’s degree with a 3.5 GPA, we have scholarship dollars available! Eligible students receive $3,000/per semester for four semesters.  We have a second transfer scholarship available to those students who have completed an associate's degree with a 3.0-3.49 GPA. Eligible students will receive $1,500/per semester for four semesters. 

3. Career Readiness Upon completion of your bachelor’s degree, you will be ready to pursue your dream job thanks to the requisite training and preparation provided by JSU's outstanding faculty who are experts in their fields at an accredited university. JSU has earned specialized accreditation in 23 academic programs in addition to regional accreditation.

4. Streamline your degrees JSU is in the process of developing academic program pathways with community colleges in Alabama. The pathway programs will identify the specific courses you will take at a community college and at JSU depending upon the four-year degree you wish to pursue. Don’t waste time and money on courses you don’t need!