Transfer Students

WVU Non-Nursing Students

WVU students currently enrolled in another degree program who are interested in applying/transferring to the nursing program should contact Kim McCourt for more information. 

External Transfer Students

If you are a student currently attending another college/university and you are interested in the nursing program at West Virginia University, click here

Nursing Transfer Students

College students currently enrolled in a nationally accredited nursing program may request transfer of previously completed nursing courses to WVU School of Nursing BSN program using the steps below.


  • Space available in class.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 on all college work attempted.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 on all nursing course work attempted.
  • All nursing and pre-requisite non-nursing courses must have been passed with a grade of  “C” or higher.
  • Statement of good standing from program in which currently enrolled.
  • Send syllabi of previously completed nursing courses for review to determine whether courses are transferrable. Syllabi may be sent electronically to