Transferring Credits from Other Schools

Rules Governing Transfer Credits

  • Credit will not be transferred while a student is on suspension.
  • Only courses with a grade of C or better will transfer.
  • Only credits transfer; grades do not.
  • The course must be offered at an accredited college or university.
  • Only courses listed in the Transfer Guide will transfer from Virginia Community Colleges.
  • No more than 50% of the credits required for graduation may be transferred from two-year colleges.
  • Of the last 45 hours before graduation, a maximum of 18 semester hours may be transfer hours.
  • After completion of course(s), student must submit an official transcript to Virginia Tech Registrar.

Please review Transferrable Courses from Other Colleges/Universities in its entirety before taking any classes elsewhere. There are procedures and forms to ensure the transfer of courses.