Transfer Students

We want you to step forward

Looking to transform your life? Do it with a degree from the University of Detroit Mercy! Whether you’re a transfer student from a Community College, a returning student, a non-traditional student, or a veteran – we want “great things for you” here at UDM.

transferAs a transfer student-friendly University, here’s what you’ll experience as a student:

  • Broader academic and community-focused opportunities.
  • A starting point for professional school, graduate school, and the world of work.
  • Deeper involvement with faculty, thanks to our small average class size (we have a 14-to-1 student/faculty ratio).
  • A welcoming community of widely diverse and friendly students.
  • A chance to make your own mark, at the University and in your community.
  • Career development options, a user-friendly career center, and numerous internships possibilities.
  • The development of important leadership skills in organizations that range in type: academic, spiritual/religious, media, government, pre-professional, multicultural, and Greek life.
  • The chance to socialize in one of our more than 80+ clubs and organizations.
  • And don’t forget about athletics! We abound with athletic opportunities and school spirit.  
  • A chance to experience a different culture in a study abroad program—on just about any continent in the world.  
  • A transfer process made easy with the helpful support of UDM staff.
  • A variety of grants and scholarships – some specifically suited for returning students!

With all of these benefits, why choose to transfer anywhere else? UDM wants you!