Applying to SHU: Transfer

Where Do You Begin?

‎I‎f you are considering transferring to Sacred Heart University, we've compiled all of the information you'll need to answer frequently asked questions about our campus. Once you have had the opportunity to learn more about the University, please schedule a visit to campus. You will never know if we are the right fit for you until you meet us in person.  ‌‎

Application Deadlines

Spring 2016: Application deadline for entry into the spring semester is December 1st.

Applications that come in after the deadline will be handled on an individual basis. Please allow 2 to 3 weeks for your application to be reviewed.

Application Process

  • Complete an online application
  • Official college transcripts from previous institutions
  • Official final high school transcripts
  • Official SAT/ACT scores (optional)
  • Letter of recommendation from a professor, counselor, advisor or employer
  • $50 application fee

Mail to:

Sacred Heart University
Undergraduate Admissions
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825

Credit Evaluations
Students will receive credit evaluations after their acceptance. Learn more.

Contact Us

We look forward to working with you and encourage you to email us at or contact our admission counselor:

Kevin Blake
Transfer Counselor
Cell: 203-257-1670
Fax: 203-365-7607

We are not currently accepting transfer applications for our Nursing Program. 
Please click here to complete the nursing survey.

If you are an International Student, click here.