Washburn student works during a School of Business class



Thank you for considering Washburn University as the next step in your education.  Whether you’re transferring from a community college or another university, we welcome you. The breadth and depth of our high quality academic programs make Washburn a great choice for transfer students. 

More Reasons to Choose Washburn

Interested in transferring to Washburn?  Get in touch!  Email transfer2wu@washburn.edu for more information!

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Undergraduate Application

You should complete an undergraduate application if:

  • you possess a high school diploma or GED
  • you are seeking a Bachelor's degree
  • you are transferring from another institution
  • you possess an Associate's degree

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Apply for Undergraduate Admission Here!

International Application

You should complete an international application if:

  • You will be attending Washburn University on a F-1 or J-1 visa

Apply for International Admission Here!

Financial Aid

Washburn University recognizes the important role of financial aid in your decision to pursue higher education.  The Washburn University Financial Aid Office can assist you with the process of applying for and receiving financial aid, providing quality service and personal guidance to all students.  Visit the Financial Aid page for a wide array of information and resources.

Washburn University students have many financial aid options available to help with the cost of education, including work-study, student loans, grants and scholarships.  Funding sources include the federal government, the state of Kansas, Washburn University and the Washburn University Foundation.

To qualify for federal financial aid, students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  Washburn University’s federal school code is 001949.  If completing the FAFSA online, the student and one parent (for dependent students) will need to create a FSA ID.  The priority submission date is November 15.  

Be sure to visit the Financial Aid Office’s page for more information or contact the Financial Aid Office directly at 785.670.1151 or financialaid@washburn.edu (Please include your Washburn ID number in your correspondence so we may better assist you).

Scholarship Info

Scholarships at Washburn University

The deadline for transfer academic scholarships is February 15th.  We will award beyond this date as funding is available. 

For transfer students, a complete application file includes the application for admission; a one-time, $20 application fee; and official transcripts from EACH post-secondary school the student has attended. Transfer scholarships are awarded based on transcripts received and no additional form is needed.

Be sure to check the complete listing of scholarships offered by Washburn University to verify for which awards you might be eligible.

Contact Us

Visit our new home!

The Office of Admissions is located in the newly-renovated Morgan Hall. Morgan Hall is located off of 17th and College Avenue.

Office of Admissions

1700 SW College Ave.

Topeka, KS 66621

877.281.BODS (2637)



Twitter: @washburnuniv

Facebook: /washburnuniversity

You can also find out who your Admissions Counselor is by visiting this page.