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Simplified Transfer Process

Lincoln College 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

Customized Options | Which sounds like you?

>> You will have 87 credit hours or more by the end of spring semester. You may be eligible for a special Teach Out plan* that ensures on time graduation and maximum scholarship consideration. See our list of Teach-Out majors below. Those eligible for a Teach-Out:

Additional majors may be available for Teach-Out*. Please discuss your specific needs with Illinois College’s Office of Admission. 

>> You have 60-86 credit hours by the end of spring semester. You may be eligible for special scholarships and transfer accommodations just for LC students, including: 

  • Illinois College will provide at least $23,000 in scholarships and will use FAFSA information in an effort to meet demonstrated financial need. 
  • All completed coursework accepted as transfer credit to Illinois College.
  • Ability to complete the Lincoln College general education rather than IC’s gen ed program to ensure you graduate on time. 

>> You have fewer than 60 credit hours. You may be eligible for scholarships just for LC students and will receive credit for all 100-level course or higher with grades of “C-” or better

Learn more about your options to Graduate READY and on time at Illinois College. Explore our more than 50 majors and programs, learn about on-campus housing options, and discover how affordable an Illinois College education can be for you. 

*formal approval from the HLC is pending.