Most Transfer Students

Students transfer colleges for a number of reasons. Some change majors and move to a school that better suits their new path. Others start at a two-year college before transferring to finish their degree at a four-year college or university. Even if a first choice college simply wasn't the right fit, students can take heart in knowing they're not alone. As the schools on this list demonstrated based on the number of transfers enrolling in fall 2012, thousands of students transfer schools every year.

School New transfer students enrolled for Fall 2012
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—​New Brunswick

Piscataway, NJ

Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL

Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, TN

Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, VA

Oakland University

Rochester, MI

University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ

University at Buffalo—​SUNY

Buffalo, NY

University of Hawaii—​Manoa

Honolulu, HI

Texas A&M University—​College Station

College Station, TX

Northern Illinois University

DeKalb, IL


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