Undergraduate Nontraditional Student Admission

Perhaps you're looking for a better fit, or thinking of a return to higher education or are just more than a year out of high school? We have an admissions team dedicated to your unique journey, ready to provide the support and guidance you need to make a smooth transition to Carroll. That includes answering your questions about the admissions process, connecting you to scholarships and financial aid, and giving you the attention you need to maximize any existing credits to complete your degree.
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Choose from 95+ areas of study and find out how our exclusive-to-Carroll Pioneer Core adds value to your education.

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Financial Aid and Scholarships

Numerous scholarship opportunities and other forms of aid make carroll affordable for our students.

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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.

Transfer Credit Policy

How do you evaluate my transfer coursework?

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Credit Equivalency Guides

How do my courses from local two-year colleges transfer?

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Advising and Articulation Agreements

Do you have pathway programs with local two-year colleges?

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Learning Commons

How do I get academic support and/or tutoring when I need it?

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Advising and Admission Events

College Fairs

  • Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - Gateway Technical College/Kenosha Campus 11:00am - 2:00pm
  • Wednesday, March 29, 2023 - Madison College - 10:00am-12:00pm (Virtual Visit)
  • Thursday, April 5, 2023 - Madison College - 10:00am-1:00pm
  • Wednesday, April 19th - WCTC School of Business Transfer Fair - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

​Transfer Visit Days 

Come learn about what it means to be a Pioneer! Our transfer visit days will include a tour of campus, admission presentation, and optional meal in our dining room.
Choose a date below to register. 
Wednesday, April 12th - 3:00pm
Thursday, June 15th - 3:00pm
Thursday August 3rd - 1:00pm

Additional dates coming soon ...

Online Information Sessions

Online Information Sessions

Transfer Talk Tuesdays @ noon CST  

Join your Carroll Transfer Admission Counselors as they make themselves available to talk about the transfer process and Carroll University! Sessions will be hosted using Microsoft Teams, which can be accessed via Microsoft Edge or Google Chrome web browsers, or the Microsoft Teams app. Mark your calendar and click to join us on these dates - cameras optional! 

April 4th - No Hassle Transfer process - Ready and available to answer your questions, and share how our process works, and how your credits will transfer
April 18th - No Hassle Transfer process - Ready and available to answer your questions, and share how our process works, and how your credits will transfer
May 16th
May 30th
June 20th - What's Your Carroll Comeback Story? Hear how Carroll supports students who may have taken a break from college, but remain committed to achieving their degree.
July 11th
July 25th
August 8th - Housing and Accommocations at Carroll - join us to learn more from our on campus experts Sammy from housing, and Tessa from Accessibility Services!
August 15th - Ready to begin classes soon? Let's review your "Next Steps" check list
August 22nd - Join Student Success for a "Next Steps to your Last Steps" conversation

On-Demand Recordings

Find more upcoming online information sessions and view recordings on-demand of past events. 


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Laken's Story

Laken Schmitt is grateful she transferred to Carroll University, which she describes as an accessible, affordable and welcoming home. Hear how our admissions staff helped make the process as easy as possible, so she is able to finish Pioneer strong.



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Sydni's Story

Sydni transferred to Carroll in pursuit of a particular major, but she found so much more here – a welcoming environment, exciting extracurricular activities, a robust social life and valuable support. 

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