To receive individualized information regarding the evaluation
of transfer credits, students must first apply for admission and
submit the application fee. The University does not provide an
official transcript of transfer credit until successful completion
of at least one course at Saint Leo. A student must be currently
enrolled or have completed 30 credit hours at Saint Leo in order to
continue to have transfer credit from other regionally accredited
institutions added to his or her Saint Leo transcript. No quality
points are awarded for transfer credit.
Saint Leo University recognizes transfer credit from regionally
accredited institutions. Non-regionally accredited coursework may
be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Transfer credit is assessed on:
Maximum Number of Transfer Credits
The maximum number of credits that can be transferred and
accepted from community or junior colleges by Saint Leo University
is 64 hours.
Entering Saint Leo with an Associate Degree
The associate of arts degree holder may earn a bachelor's degree
by electing one of Saint Leo University's majors, satisfying all
degree requirements, and completing a minimum of 30 credit hours at
Saint Leo University, 15 of which must be in the major. Students
transferring to Saint Leo University with an associate degree will
have general education requirements met with the exception of COM
140: Basic Computer Skills (or successfully pass a PC applications
competency examination) and a religious studies course at the 300
or 400 level.
Entering Saint Leo with a Bachelor's Degree
Students who hold a bachelor's degree from a regionally
accredited college or university will be considered to have
satisfied all general education requirements, except for a
religious studies course at the 300 or 400 level. Such students may
earn a bachelor's degree by electing one of Saint Leo University's
majors, satisfying all degree requirements, and completing a
minimum of 30 credit hours at Saint Leo University, 15 of which
must be in the major.