Transfer Admissions FAQs
Get answers to all your questions about transfer admissions at Fisher, including application procedures, financial aid, transferring credits, and more.
Whether you want to know about transfer credit evaluations, scholarships and financial aid, or living on campus, we have answers. If you have additional questions not covered here, contact the Office of Transfer and Graduate Admissions at (585) 385-8064.
You must have an overall GPA of 2.0 to be considered for admission.
No. Fisher accepts transfers with and without college degrees.
No. While the 2+2 Joint Admissions Program ensures acceptance to Fisher upon completion of an associate degree, you do not need to be enrolled as a 2+2 student to be considered for admission.
No. Informational interviews are available through the Office of Transfer and Graduate Admissions but are not required for admission.
"C." Fisher will also consider grades of "P" or "S" for courses graded on a Pass/Fail or Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory basis.
Yes. If you are a full-time transfer student entering Fisher with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75, you will be awarded a Transfer Achievement Scholarship. Members of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society are eligible to receive an additional scholarship award of $3,000 per year.
Learn about other transfer student scholarship opportunities at Fisher.
An official evaluation of transfer credits is provided upon acceptance, or shortly after acceptance, to the College. An informational interview prior to application may provide you with an unofficial transfer credit evaluation.
If you would like to verify transferability of coursework, please call the Office of Transfer and Graduate Admissions at (585) 385-8064 to have your individual situation reviewed.
If you attend one of our partnership colleges, we have helpful advising guides that provide detail on equivalencies and transferability of courses based on your intended degree.
Yes. Part-time students may receive financial aid from the federal or state government as well as outside lending agencies. St. John Fisher College does not award institutional aid to part-time students.
Yes. Internships are available to all students through most majors.