Quality, quantity and flexibility
Start in September, January or May
Transfer credits are courses you've completed at one school that can be used to meet the requirements of a degree or diploma at a different college or university.
Why take university transfer credits?
Discover your passions
Let your personal interests guide you in your course selection within university transfer options.
Camosun offers over 300 transferable courses in over 30 different subject areas so you can mix and match your credit courses to create an educational plan that's right for you.
Many students start at Camosun this way, and 96% say it helped them decide on a career or education direction.
Start your bachelor's degree
You can apply to start anytime in September, January, May or July. If you're currently in Grade 12, you can apply between September 15 and May 14 with your Personal Education Number (PEN) to qualify for early admission.
If your goal is to complete a four-year degree in arts, science, education business or commerce, you may be able to complete half of it—up to two full years—at Camosun.
When you're ready to transfer to a university, you'll be well-prepared for further studies.
Fill in missing prerequisites
Alternative secondary school prerequisites and general upgrading are available at Camosun. Faculty and academic advisors can help you make informed decisions and select the courses you need to achieve your educational and career goals.
What You'll Learn
Whether you want to take one or two courses at a time, or register for full-time studies with four or five courses each semester, the University Transfer program gives you the freedom to design your own timetable. Generally speaking, you'll probably start by taking 100-level courses (first-year) and follow up with corresponding 200-level (second-year) courses.
BC Transfer Guide
To find where a course transfers, check out the BC Transfer Guide.
If you plan to continue your studies at an out-of-province university you'll need to get your transcript assessed by that institution. Make sure you consult with the university regarding their admission criteria, GPA requirements and application process to help you plan your transfer program at Camosun.
University Transfer Subjects