Superior service. Easy to apply. Knowledgeable faculty and challenging courses. Outstanding opportunities for internships and study abroad. Strong career preparation.

These are just a few things transfer students tell us they like about their undergraduate experience at Nazareth College. Our staff supports transfer students every step of the way. Schedule a personal meeting with Lynne Van Zandt to learn how easy it is to transfer to Naz, for spring or fall.

In addition to superior academics and career prep, Nazareth's quality of life scores high, with competitive sports programs and social clubs that can ease the transition to a new campus. The area offers great attractions, too, including Rochester's professional sports teams, four-season outdoor activities, world-class entertainment, and great dining and shopping.

Did you know?

  • Among the 77% of the class of 2016 for whom data was available, all of the Nazareth College grads were either working, enrolled in graduate school, or both, within a year of graduation.
  • Nazareth works with a network of more than 2,000 teachers to place students in classrooms for student teaching, practicum, and observation hours.
  • 92% of full-time faculty members have received the highest professional degree in their field.
  • Nazareth ranks among the country's most prestigious colleges and universities for its number of Fulbright scholars, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education.

Transfer Student Details

GPA and Financial Aid
Applying for Readmission
Communication Science and Disorders Applicants
Education Applicants
3 + 3 Law Degree with Syracuse University
Nursing Applicants
Occupational Therapy Applicants
Physical Therapy Applicants
Visual and Performing Arts Applicants

Visit Campus

To schedule a personal meeting and campus tour, contact Katie Enright in Transfer Admissions,

To attend an upcoming group event:


Transfer Hits the Road

Upcoming Fairs and College Visits


 Fall SemesterSpring Semester
Completed application Rolling* Rolling*
Admission decision Rolling Rolling
Last date for an enrollment deposit refund May 15 January 1
Submit FAFSA to federal processor

March 15 

(Preferred Deadline)

October 15 

(Preferred Deadline)

* "Rolling" excludes application to nursing, occupational therapy (fall only), and physical therapy, which are due March 1 (fall) or October 1 (spring).

Apply for Fall or Spring*

New transfer students: Nazareth College Transfer Application

Students seeking readmission to Nazareth: Application for Readmission

*Admission not available in physical therapy for the 2018-2019 Academic Year.

Plan your transfer

Know what courses to take that will transfer smoothly into a bachelor's degree at Nazareth.

Virtual Tour

Have Questions?

Contact Lynne Van Zandt, Associate Director of Transfer Admissions, 585-389-2055 or

Anani Serbeniuk

Anani Serbeniuk

"All my professors care about me, respect me, and want to see me succeed." Read about this transfer student's experience.

Dr. Koetz knows me better than I know myself

Transferring to Nazareth gave Laura Herman '18 close connections with students and professors and insight about her strengths. Read about her experiences.

Joanna Parker '18 portrait

Naz Support in a Crisis

After consistently hearing how Nazareth College excels at preparing effective and caring social workers, Joanna Parker '18 transferred to Nazareth. While working toward her degree, she experienced a family crisis that delivered a deeper appreciation of the College's strengths. Read about this transfer student's experience.