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
Fort Hays State University

Hays, KS

Northern Arizona University

Flagstaff, AZ

University of Nevada—​Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

Old Dominion University

Norfolk, VA

Sam Houston State University

Huntsville, TX

University of Texas—​San Antonio

San Antonio, TX

University of California—​San Diego

La Jolla, CA

University of Houston—​Downtown

Houston, TX

CUNY—​Queens College

Flushing, NY

SUNY Empire State College

Saratoga Springs, NY


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