Take Advantage of the Dean Transfer Guarantee Application

Special Application Benefits

  • Streamlined Application with no Essay
  • Automatic Scholarship Consideration
  • No Test Scores Required
  • No Recommendations Required
  • Admission Decision within One Week

Application Criteria

Students who meet the following criteria are guaranteed transfer admission to Dean. (See chart below for Scholarship details.) Take advantage of our streamlined Dean Transfer Guarantee Application.

  • You are applying as a full-time transfer to Dean. (Part-time applicants click here.)
  • You have completed or are pursuing a degree or certificate program at another college
  • You have completed a minimum of 12 college level credits after high school
  • You have a minimum college GPA of 2.0
  • You have a high school diploma or GED
  • You do not have a criminal or disciplinary violation

Don't meet the criteria? Access our other applications.

Application Process

Upon completion of your Dean Transfer Guarantee Application please submit:

  • Official College Transcript from each college or university attended
  • Transfer Student Status Report from each college or university attended
  • High School Transcript or results from the GED or HiSET

Once you have completed your application and submitted all of the required materials, you will receive a decision in one week.

Scholarships for Campus Residents

Below you will find a table with the scholarships available for campus residents. All transfer students are awarded a merit scholarship upon Admission to Dean College. In addition, Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) members with at least 45 college-level credits are eligible for a Transfer PTK Scholarship from $3,500 - $5,500 depending on number of credits earned or associate degree attainment. 

Additional need-based financial aid is available by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

College Level Credits Earned  Min. GPA at Most Recent Institution  Merit Scholarship  Transfer Scholarship Total Scholarship
60+ Credits 3.0 $27,000 $5,000 or $5,500 for PTK Members $32,000
60+ Credits 2.0  $25,000  $5,000 or $5,500 for PTK Members $30,000
45 to 59 Credits 3.0 $27,000 $3,000 or $3,500 for PTK Members $30,000
45 to 59 Credits 2.0 $25,000 $3,000 or $3,500 for PTK Members $28,000
12 to 44 Credits 3.0 $27,000 $3,000 (MA Residents Only) $30,000
12 to 44 Credits 2.0 $25,000 $3,000 (MA Residents Only) $28,000

Scholarships for Commuters

Below you will find a table with the scholarships available for commuter students. All transfer students are awarded a merit scholarship upon Admission to Dean College. In addition, Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) members with at least 45 college-level credits are eligible for a Transfer PTK Scholarship from $3,500 - $5,500 depending on number of credits earned or associate degree attainment. 

Additional need-based financial aid is available by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

College Level Credits Earned Min. GPA at most recent Institution Merit Scholarship Transfer Scholarship Total Scholarship
60+ Credits 3.0 $18,000 $5,000 or $5,500 for PTK $23,000
60+ Credits 2.0 $16,000 $5,000 or $5,500 for PTK $21,000
45 to 59 Credits 3.0 $18,000 $3,000 or $3,500 for PTK $21,000
45 to 59 Credits 2.0 $16,000 $3,000 or $3,500 for PTK $19,000
12 to 44 Credits 3.0 $18,000 NA $18,000
12 to 44 Credits 2.0 $16,000 NA $16,000