Transfer Advising

Welcome to the University of Cincinnati! We're so glad you've decided to become a Bearcat.

Every transfer student is unique, and enrolling at a new institution can be challenging. That's why we have a dedicated team of academic advisors assigned to help make your transition to University of Cincinnati as seamless as possible.


How we can help you

We offer personalized advising, preliminary credit evaluation, pre-orientation advising, specialized campus tours, help with exploring program options, transfer workshops, major changing advising, and Transfer Welcome Day, so please contact us if you need assistance!

Below you'll find links to transfer student resources that are designed to help you navigate and discover all there is to offer on our beautifully complex campus.


If you've recently confirmed your admission

Please visit the Next Steps page for more information about when to expect to be assigned a college advisor and more.


If you haven't applied yet

You can learn more about the application procedure through our Admissions Office.


Don't let credits go to waste

If you transfer from an Ohio two-year community or technical college, you may have already earned an associate degree.

Getting ready for your first semester at UC?

Make sure you've taken care of the essentials before classes start.

Off-Campus Housing

Fellow transfer students are looking for roommates. Sign up and find your new home today!

Transfer App - Click for information

Resources for Transfer Students


Semester schedules and important dates and deadlines for class registration, withdrawal, fees, and refunds.


UC transcripts

Find out if and how your credits transfer towards your program at Cincinnati, including current college credits, CLEP, AP scores, and more.


Student assistance

Academic tutoring, writing assistance, and supplemental instruction for students, with both individual and group options.


One Stop

The portal for all things related to registration, student records, student accounts, financial aid, and collections.


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OTM guarantees students transfer of applicable credits among Ohio's public colleges and universities.


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Search among more than 250 undergrad majors and programs, and learn more about admission requirements and courses.


Student notes

Required for new students who have never taken college-level English or Math courses.


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Cincinnati has agreements with colleges in Ohio and throughout the U.S. that enable students to easily transfer to our university.


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Resources for your career planning, such as job search preparation, profile assessment, and coaching.


University Pavilion

Learn how the Accessibility Resources Office empowers students with disabilities through accommodations and support services.


Bearcat Card

The Bearcat Card is both your student ID and a pre-paid debit card that can be used at over 400 locations on and off-campus.

Rainbow flag

An inclusive campus community that welcomes people of all sexual orientations and gender identities and provides support, resources, and advocacy.


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Find out how you can use your VA benefits at Cincinnati and learn more about veteran-specific activities and programs.


Students UC

The Bearcat Bond supports Cincinnati's mission in shaping educated and engaged citizens by incorporating the Just Community Principles.


Steger Student Life Center

The center enhances the cultural, ethnic and racial awareness of the entire university community and supports the needs of students of color.



Learn more about the SHI eligibility requirements, coverage, enrollment, charges, and deadlines.


African American students

The center helps prepare students to become effective leaders, and plays a key role in the mission of the university.



Learn more about the history of the university mascot, the Bearcat - facts, myths, and everything in between!


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The Student Code of Conduct defines behavior expected of all University of Cincinnati students.


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Get involved on campus with more than 500 student organizations, as well as activities and cultural programs for students.



Ten libraries, including digital collections, textbook reserves, remote online access, and more are available to you at no cost.



There's something for everyone in Athletics, whether it's Division I athletics, club or intramural sports, or recreation.



Find information on meal plans, dining centers, and Food Service's contribution to sustainability.


Calhoun garage

View parking maps, buy your parking pass, and get updates about event parking. Motorist assistance is also available. 


Book store

Our campus bookstore offers everything from school supplies to light dorm room furniture. In-store and online.


Turner Hall

Residence hall communities are safe and convenient low-stress environments that encourage and promote student success.


Rec Center

Everything you need for your workout at a student discount, including fitness equipment, courts, and pools.


Help phone

Get more information on public safety and emergency response resources, including police, fire, and safety services.


Shuttle bus

Cincinnati’s free campus shuttle bus system provides over a half-million rides annually. View routes and schedules.


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Our innovative, collaborative and student-centric eLearning ecosystem, where Bearcats thrive.



UConnect E-mail is Cincinnati's official means of communication with students, and all students must use their UConnect account. A UConnect e-mail account is provided to all University of Cincinnati students and will be used for all official university communications.

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Cincinnati's online student management system. Add/drop classes, view grades, manage financial aid, and much more.