Interested in transferring to Longwood? If so, we're ready to make your transfer experience as easy as possible.

Transfer Students

What are we looking for?

Students who are successful at Longwood have:

  • A minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
  • At least a C in college-level English, math and science

Applicants who have earned an Associate of Arts and/or Science degree from a Maryland or Virginia Community College or Richard Bland College with at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA are guaranteed acceptance to Longwood University; however, some academic programs have additional admissions requirements.

Schedule a Visit

We offer information sessions and tours designed especially for prospective transfer students. Check the Visit Calendar to schedule your visit. If you would like to meet with a transfer counselor during your visit, please email at least one week prior to your scheduled visit.


Each fall, 20 scholarships ranging from $1,000-$2,000 are awarded to students who have completed the Associates of Arts, Associate of Science, or the Associate of Arts and Science degree from a Virginia community college or Richard Bland College.

To be considered, students must be planning to enroll full time at Longwood and have a minimum GPA of 3.25. Students whose admission applications and transcripts are received by March 1 will be considered for this scholarship. The average GPA for students receiving the transfer scholarship is 3.80. This scholarship is renewable for a second year if a student maintains a 3.25 GPA at Longwood University.