Transfer Students

If you've started your college education somewhere other than IU Bloomington, come join us at Kelley.

If you are interested in transferring into the Kelley Undergraduate Program, your first step is to apply and be admitted to IU Bloomington. You’ll need to be enrolled as a University Division student for at least your first semester on campus. You will enter Kelley through standard admission.

Learn about standard admission

Transfer students

Any student with 12 or more credits from another institution, including another IU campus, is considered a transfer student to IU Bloomington and must apply to Kelley through standard admission. Completion of the first year I-Core prerequisites for the Kelley degree is necessary in order to apply through standard admission.

See standard admission FAQ

When to transfer

We recommend that you transfer as soon as possible to prepare for upper-level coursework by taking required prerequisites on the IU Bloomington campus. Many 100-level and 200-level courses are specific to Kelley and cannot be transferred in from other institutions.

Degree completion

Transfer students can expect to spend a minimum of three years on the IU Bloomington campus to complete a degree from the Kelley School of Business. Most transfer students to Kelley need more than a total of four academic years to complete the Kelley degree.