Undergraduate Transfer Students
Lecture halls and textbooks just not cutting it for your professional goals? Maybe you’re a builder, an inventor, a tinkerer. Or a troubleshooter who enjoys rolling up your sleeves to find solutions. That’s exactly why so many students transfer to Wentworth. Driven by curiosity and fueled by passion, we combine top-notch academics with real-world experience — so you can start accelerating your career even before you graduate. We are a school designed for people like you.
Make It Here
You are always imagining, building, inventing—even just in your head. You are a “What If” kind of person who believes the world could work better.
What we look for in transfer applicants:
- Academic achievement – We look at high school and college transcripts; a typical admitted transfer student at Wentworth has an average GPA of 3.0 or better.
- Personal qualities – We look for those who are motivated to succeed. We get the full picture from your personal statement or essay, interests and activities.
Make it Happen
Make a 30-minute appointment to virtually meet with representatives from Wentworth's Admissions and Registrar’s Offices to have all your questions answered about the application and enrollment process.
Transfer Information Sessions
Attend a transfer information session to learn more about the transfer process and what it means to join the Wentworth community. Sessions will be held on Zoom.
Transfer Credit Guide
Use the handy evaluation tool from CollegeSource to find out how your credits may transfer to Wentworth from another institution.
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Transfer Application Requirements
Because so many students decide to transfer to Wentworth, we’ve streamlined the process to make it as easy as possible. We’ll evaluate your application based on academic achievement and personal qualities. Here’s how it works.
✓ The Online Application
Spring 2023 entrance - November 1, 2022
Fall 2023 entrance - July 15, 2023
Spring 2023 entrance - December 15, 2022
Fall 2023 entrance - August 1, 2023
✓ Your High School Transcript
Your final official high school transcript and official college transcripts. Please note that transcripts are considered official only if sent directly from your high school and/or previous college.
Note: If you are a first-semester college student, you will need to submit a Midterm Grade Report.
Recommendation Letters (Optional)
☐ Letters of Recommendation
Letters of recommendation at Wentworth are optional. If applicants would like to submit a letter of recommendation, we will accept letters from a professor or other professionals familiar with their academic abilities.
✓ Transfer College Report
The Transfer College Report is a student conduct records form that prior institution(s) will send to Undergraduate Admissions. This document must be completed by a college official who is responsible for maintaining student disciplinary records and will indicate whether or not there have been any disciplinary infractions at your college or university.
☐ Personal Statement
You may submit your essay with your application, or send it separately by mail or email. The required length is 250-500 words. Please make sure your name is included on your essay.
Be sure to include your participation in community service activities, athletic teams, employment and involvement in clubs and organizations.
Prerequisites & Portfolios
Please take a look at our Transfer Credit Guide for more information of how your credits may transfer to Wentworth from another institution.
- You must complete a mathematics course of study through the Algebra II level, at least one laboratory science course (e.g., Biology, Chemistry, or Physics), and four years of English.
Applied Mathematics, Applied Sciences, Computer Science, Cybersecurity or Electromechanical, Civil, Computer, Biomedical, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering Students
- Must have completed a minimum of Pre-Calculus.
Industrial or Interior Design Students
- Students planning to major in Industrial or Interior Design who have taken similar coursework at other institutions must submit a portfolio of their work for review by the Department of Design and Facilities for consideration of transfer credit. Students should contact the department directly to schedule the review.
- Students majoring in Architecture must complete all architectural courses at Wentworth.
Wentworth is committed to providing a just and equitable educational experience for all students in our community. If you are a member of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, please see here for more information.
International Transfer Applicants
Please see our International Applicants page for more information.
We can't wait to get to know you. Contact our team with any questions you may have about Wentworth.