Build on your educational foundation.

Admission Requirements

  • 2.0 College G.P.A.
  • 2.5 High School G.P.A., if transferring less than 24 transferrable college credits
  • 19 ACT or 1000 SAT Total, if transferring less than 24 transferrable college credits. (For tests taken prior to March 1, 2016, an SAT Total score of 1350 is required.)

Course Transfer Criteria

  • Obtained by an accredited institution
  • 100-level or higher*
  • Achieved a C- or higher for the course

*Technical courses will not transfer to Cornerstone University.

Transfer Advising

Come to our Transfer Advising Days this spring. We have one more opportunity for you to experience the Cornerstone community, meet with the admissions team and learn about how your credits might transfer to CU. Select the date below to sign up!

  • Transfer Advising Day dates will be posted next Spring.

To apply, submit the following:

Applications for the fall semester must be completed by August 15. Spring applications must be completed by January 15.

Available Course Equivalencies

View a sample list of courses that transfer from local community colleges:

Articulation Agreements

Cornerstone University has partnered with several local community colleges to make your transition from a two year institution to Cornerstone smooth and seamless.

You can view the agreements with our partnering schools below.

Grand Rapids CC


Kalamazoo Valley CC

Montcalm CC

Muskegon CC

Program Guides

In an effort to assist you with transferring programs without designated articulation agreements, we've worked hard to put together major specific transfer guides for the following partner schools. These guides will continue to be updated. If you do not see a program you are interested in, please contact the admissions office. 

Grand Rapids CC               Kalamazoo Valley CC               Lansing CC               Montcalm CC               Muskegon CC

Online and Evening Courses

If you are an adult student looking to enroll in evening or online classes, please review transfer information for our school of Professional & Graduate Studies.