MassTransfer: Your way to maximize credit and complete a degree in Massachusetts' public colleges & universities

MassTransfer Benefits

Is your associate degree program eligible for MassTransfer? Search the MassTransfer Program Finder.

After completing your associate degree with at least 60 credit hoursGlossary you will be eligible to transfer into a linked MassTransfer program at a Massachusetts state university or University of Massachusetts campus with the following benefits:

Minimum Final GPA
Benefits 2.0+ 2.5+ 3.0+ Notes
No application fee Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark MassTransfer Application required. Check the preferred application deadlines for your campus.
No application essay Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Automatic satisfaction of most or all general education requirementsGlossary Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark Receiving institution may require no more than six additional credits/two courses.
Guaranteed transfer of creditsGlossary Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark

60 credits.
Guaranteed admission* Checkmark Checkmark Space permitting in the major and college.
100% tuition waiver
Effective Fall 2016
Checkmark For two years, provided student:
  • Matriculates within one year of receiving associate degree;
  • Enrolls continuously (full- or part-time) in day program; and
  • Achieves 3.0 GPA in first two semesters.


Contact your academic advisor or transfer counselor with questions.