Returning Student Admission

Are you a Carroll University student who wants to return to finish your degree? If your journey leads you back to Carroll, we'll be excited to welcome you home! Our admission process should be familiar to you—just follow the steps below.

How to Apply

Start the returning student process:

  1. Apply directly online or use the Common Application
    • Applying to Carroll is FREE!
  2. Submit an official transcript
    • Verification of high school or GED completion (copy of official transcript will be acceptable)
    • Transfer students must submit transcripts from ALL institutions of higher education attended

Please note: We will let you know if copies of these documents are already on file with us. In some cases, additional documentation may be required.
Once we've received your application and documents, an admission counselor will be in touch!

Financial Aid

Returning students may be eligible to receive the same financial aid award previously received as a Carroll University student. Learn more about financial aid options for students returning to Carroll University.

Transfer Credit Policy

Find out how we work with you to evaluate your incoming credits

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Credit Equivalency Guides

Use these guides to determine transferability of your coursework

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Articulation Agreements

Our agreements allow you to start at another institution and transfer easily to Carroll

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Academic Support Services

Learn about our wide variety of free, peer-led academic support services

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Visit Carroll University

The best way to see if Carroll is the right fit is to see campus. Attend an open house or contact us to schedule an individual campus visit.

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Meet Your Admission Counselor

Our team of admission counselors is ready to help you through the application process and answer any questions you may have.



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