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Thank you for your interest in Dickinson!

We’re happy you're considering transferring to Dickinson, one of the top liberal-arts colleges in the country. We recognize that the transfer process can be stressful and that choosing the right school is critically important. But whether you're transferring from a two-year community college or a four-year institution, we can help make the transfer process a little less stressful.

COVID-19 Update 

In response to the ongoing pandemic, Dickinson has adopted a preferred deadline policy for fall 2020 transfer applicants. Please refer to the transfer application deadlines for more information.

Transfer Perspectives & Resources

“The Dickinson community has allowed me to become a part of something much bigger than myself.” —Darrell Pacheco '12, a political science major who transferred from Northampton Community College

We hope you'll take the time to explore the opportunities that await you here at Dickinson. Read about our academics programs, life at Dickinson and the latest Dickinson news to get the big picture.

"I wanted to be in an academic environment where I could study world religions, and where I could explore other cultures. Dickinson is a place of open inquiry, where I could find camaraderie and ask questions. …It was really life-giving." —Alex Froom ’08, a religion major who transferred from Southern Adventist University

And if you think Dickinson is the right choice for you, we’ll help you with the transfer admission process and work with you to make a Dickinson education affordable. For international transfer students who will be seeking financial aid, please refer to our international student financial aid page for details that apply to non-U.S. citizens.

“Whether I'm whipping up snappy copy for an upcoming promotion in Marie Claire, drafting a video script or writing elegant prose for a luxury client presentation, I credit Dickinson's full-throttle reading and writing agenda for setting me up for success." Lindsey Wakeman Officer '09, an English major who transferred from Scripps College

Explore our website, and then get in touch to let us know how we can help!


Contact Info


Phillip Moreno
Co-Coordinator of Transfer Admissions

Sharon Kleindienst
Co-Coordinator of Transfer Admissions

Tara Fischer '02
Coordinator of the Community College Partnership Initiative

Julie Horton
Senior Administrative Assistant