Empire State College (SUNY)

Primary Contact Heather Howard, New Student Recruitment & Outreach Specialist 
Phone 315-460-3155
E-mail heather.howard@esc.edu 
URLs Empire's Transfer Website & Empire's Admission Application

Empire State College has a very flexible transfer policy.  The listing of program matches are below: 

Any A.A., A.S. or A.A.S. degree

Empire State College provides transfer students from partner community colleges who have earned an associate degree (AA, AS, or AAS) within the last 3 years, or are in their final semester:

  • Waiver of the $50 orientation fee
  • $100 transfer scholarship (in the first term of matricuation at Empire State College)
  • Guaranteed admission to a bachelor's degree program (BS in Nursing program is not included)

The transfer benefits code that you would enter on the Empire State College admissions application is ECPTRADV.

For questions on the benefits code and other details of transferring to Empire State College please contact transfer admissions.  

Agreement signed in Spring 2017.  Page last updated November 2018.