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The Rhode Island Guarantee is a partnership agreement between the Community College of Rhode Island and participating independent colleges and universities in the state. Students interested in transferring to a participating independent institution can now take advantage of this option for a seamless transfer of credits.

Eligibility

1) An associate degree from the Community College of Rhode Island

2) A GPA of 2.0, 2.4 or 3.0 (guaranteed admission based on GPA varies by college) 

 

Features*

  • No application fee 
  • Guaranteed admission
  • Guaranteed transfer of credits
  • Junior status upon enrollment 
  • Scholarship and financial incentives (varies by college)

*Must meet all eligibility criteria for the selected college and capacity is available within the intended major.

Participating Institutions

    • GPA for Eligibility: 3.0
    • Transfer Web Page: Transfer Student Admission
    • Guarantee Transfer Coordinator: [email protected]
      (401) 232-6100
    • Financial Aid and/or Scholarships: Transfer Scholarships are available to eligible students from $14,000-$20,000
    • Institution Size: 3,471 undergraduates
Transfer Policies: 
    • Complete MATH 1200 prior to enrollment or MATH 2141 for Science majors,
    • Pathways exist for Business, Biology, and Communication.
    • International Business and Data Science programs not included in the RI Guarantee at Bryant University.
    • Courses over 5 years may not transfer if they pertain to a student's major.

 

    • GPA for Eligibility: 2.4
    • Transfer Web Page: Transfer Applicants
    • Guarantee Transfer Coordinator: [email protected]
      (401) 254-3500
    • Financial Aid and/or Scholarships: Transfer students are eligible for all merit scholarship opportunities as well as need-based financial aid as assessed by the FAFSA. Scholarships for the 2021 enrollment cycle ranged between $10,000 and $23,000 annually, renewable for up to four years of full-time, undergraduate enrollment. Transfer students in the PTK Honors organization are eligible for additional grant aid. All institutional aid is guaranteed for the entire time that undergraduate students are enrolled full-time and consecutively in pursuit of a bachelor's degree. For more information, see RWU's Transfer Applicants Scholarships, Financial Aid, and Military Benefits page.
    • Institution Size: 4,000 undergraduates
Transfer Policies: 
    • Minimum course grade for transfer is "C"
    • Grade restrictions for specific major courses or prerequisites still apply.
    • RWU will accept credits earned through AP or IB exams that meet our published policy
    • RWU will accept previous credits earned through dual or concurrent enrollment or online college coursework that meet our current transfer credit policy
    • GPA for Eligibility: 3.0
    • Transfer Web Page: Transfer Applicants
    • Guarantee Transfer Coordinator: [email protected]
      (401) 341-2908
    • Financial Aid and/or Scholarships: Eligible students will receive a yearly $25,000 scholarship for their remaining two years if living on campus, or $21,500 if living off campus. 
    • Institution Size: 2,200 undergraduates
Transfer Policies: 
    • Minimum course grade for transfer is "C"
    • Institution will accept credits earned from previous AP or IB exams, dual or concurrent enrollment, or online college coursework.
    • Nursing, Education, and Dual or Accelerated Programs not included in the RI Guarantee at Salve Regina University.