Simplified Transfer Process

Simplified Transfer Process

Iowa Wesleyan University students with a 2.0 GPA or higher in at least 12 hours of college credit are eligible to attend Illinois College and avoid a complicated transfer process. No application. No deposit.

  • Submit a Transfer Request in lieu of an application
  • Receive a credit transfer evaluation
  • Add Illinois College to your FAFSA and receive a financial aid offer
  • Contact Illinois College to connect with admission counselors, future professors in your major, support staff, and coaches
  • Submit an Enrollment Commitment Form

Scholarships and Transfer Accomodations

  • Receive credit for all 100-level course or higher with grades of C- or better
  • Illinois College will provide at least $23,000 in scholarships and will use FAFSA information and your Fall 2023 Iowa Wesleyan financial aid offer to match your out-of-pocket costs for the 2023-2024 school year at Iowa Wesleyan*

Online Students

  • Online students are eligible for the transfer credit benefits listed above
  • Illinois College's competitive tuition rate means you could experience a reduction in out-of-pocket costs compared to IW
  • Contact Rick Bystry '81, transfer coordinator, at 217.245.3029 or to learn more

New Student planning to enroll at IW this fall? 

  • Illinois College will provide at least $20,000 in scholarships and will use FAFSA information to provide additional financial aid based on need. Illinois residents will have 100% of demonstrated need met through state, federal, and Illinois College programs.
  • Utilize the simplified transfer request form to fast track your admission to Illinois College


* DETAILS :: The following terms and restrictions may apply:

  • Illinois College will not award institutional aid that exceeds the cost of tuition at Illinois College
  • Illinois College financial aid is renewable and some scholarships may require a student to reside in campus housing