Frequently Asked Questions

Once courses are completed (with grades posted), send domestic official transcripts to the Office of the Registrar to have courses officially placed on your student record.

International official transcripts should be sent to International Admissions.

Please visit our Credit Evaluation page to have your courses evaluated by one of our Student Academic Specialists. 

Please visit our Credit Evaluation page to have your courses evaluated by one of our Student Academic Specialists. 

Please meet with your major Academic Advisor to determine courses you may need to have evaluated for direct UA equivalency. You may also email us at articulation@email.arizona.edu for recommendations. 

If you submitted all required documentation on the Course Equivalency or Credit Request form, please allow 2-4 weeks for the department to evaluate your course materials.

University equivalencies are awarded to transfer courses based on the term in which you completed the course. Credit is not given for courses with grades lower than a "C".

Credit for approved exams is given based on the when you took the exam. View exam credit policies for more information. 

Equivalencies are granted based on transfer policies of the receiving institution. Please contact the institution directly for more information. If you are transferring to a public institution in Arizona, you can also use the Course Equivalency Guide on AZTransfer.

Yes, the UA accepts the IGETC and CSUGE to meet many UA general education requirements. More information can be found in the Catalog.

The University of Arizona operates on a semester calendar. Quarter units will be multiplied by 2/3 (or .67) to equate to semester units.

  • Example:
    • 4 unit course from a quarter system = 2.68 semester credit units at UA

A list of Transfer Credit policies for the University of Arizona can be found in the Catalog.