Transfer Students

Transfer Your Credits. Transform Your Life.

Are you currently attending or have earned credits from a different college, university, or career or technical school? Are you willing to aim for something greater and have the grit and persistence to get there? We would love to see you here! It's easy to transfer to PennWest Edinboro and receive the affordable, quality education you’ve always wanted.

The Time Is Right

At PennWest Edinboro, we’re ready when you are. We welcome transfer students in both the Fall and Spring semesters. And unlike many schools, there is no minimum number of credits you need to transfer.

Whether you’re currently enrolled at another institution or you took a break from your studies for a while, we understand that you worked hard for your credits. Check out our "Will My Credits Transfer" page for more details.

It's Easy to Apply

We strive to make the transfer process as easy as possible for students. Here's how:


Rolling Admissions

Campus Visit

Visit The Boro

Transfer Scholarships

We're Here to Help

Transfer Counseling

Why Edinboro?

Expert Faculty

Accomplished faculty instruct, guide and inspire Edinboro students to achieve and lead. Our faculty are recognized for their commitment to student success and creating a personal and engaging academic environment.

Experiential Learning

The Edinboro experience extends well beyond the classroom. Our students prepare for careers and life through opportunities for hands-on learning, collaborative research with faculty, global travel and internships.

Modern Facilities

Fighting Scots live, work and play in state-of-the-art facilities on our picturesque 585-acre campus. Located just 20 miles south of Erie, Pennsylvania’s fourth-largest city, Edinboro is bustling with exciting activities.



Contact Us

Undergraduate Admissions Office
Academy Hall
200 E. Normal Street
Edinboro, PA 16444
Phone: 814-732-2761

Sheila McCarthy
Associate Director for Transfer Admissions
215 Academy Hall
Phone: 814-732-2761