We will help guide your path to a great education at Simpson
We realize you're not new to college, just new to us
That's why Simpson's transfer process is tailored to your individual needs. Perhaps you are a community college student preparing to move to a four-year institution, or you are looking for a college that represents a better fit for you. Whatever your situation, everyone at Simpson is dedicated to doing everything we can to assist you through the transition and help you accomplish your goals. It's easier than you can imagine.
Follow these steps to apply to Simpson College as a transfer student
Apply whenever you’re ready. Applications are accepted beginning in the early fall and continue on a space-available basis.
Transferring to Simpson with your AA degree?
If you plan to complete your Associate of Arts degree from an accredited community college prior to transfer, you will meet all of Simpson’s general education requirements. This gives you the flexibility to jump right in to your major and take full advantage of the Simpson experience. Take a look at Simpson's articulation guides for Iowa community colleges which show how each class will transfer to Simpson.
Submit your application
We're excited you're considering applying to Simpson College! Admission is based on your academic record, extracurricular activities and potential for success in our rigorous liberal arts coursework.
Spring 2019 Admission
Fall 2019 or Later Admission
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You've got questions, we've got answers
We've compiled a list of frequently asked questions from students interested in transferring to Simpson.
Simpson accepts applications on a rolling basis. Although applications may be accepted up to the start of each semester, it is strongly recommended that applications for spring semester be received by December 15 and applications for fall semester by August 15.