It is the policy of Wichita State University (WSU) to
accept all credits – with the exception of remedial coursework –
earned at a post-secondary institution accredited by one of the
U.S. regional accrediting agencies. Working with faculty in academic colleges or departments
within WSU, the Registrar determines how those credits apply toward a particular degree
program. Sometimes there can be a significant difference between what transfers
and what counts toward a degree, especially if the courses are vocational in
To lookup the WSU equivalency for a transfer course:
To view the results, select either HTML/Excel
or PDF and click the Submit button.
Courses not listed in the transfer equivalency system, means they have not been
previously evaluated for transfer and students should contact their
Advising Office for assistance. If a student is not yet admitted and doesn't
know who will advise them, they should contact the Registrar's Office.
Course information for Kansas colleges and universities is extensive.
The information for other colleges is limited to those courses that have
previously appeared on a WSU transfer student’s transcript. If a transfer course
is not listed, it is because a student has not yet transferred that course to
A transfer course that has a WSU equivalency course number of 2000, 4000,
6000, or 8000 is counted as an elective. Some courses with a specific WSU
equivalent course will also only count as an elective, depending upon the
student’s program at WSU. The number of elective hours that count toward a
degree can vary from 3 to 40, depending upon the academic college or
- Select the State where the
transfer institution is located.
- Select the Name of the transfer institution.
- Select an individual Subject area abbreviation or * All Subjects *.
- Select an
individual Course or * All Subjects *.
Effective Term Column
The effective term column indicates the last term a course was reviewed for
transfer to Wichita State University. A course is reviewed because it is a newly
offered course or due to changes in course structure.
What if my course or school is missing from the list?
That does not necessarily mean that the course does not transfer or that Wichita
State University does not accept credits from that school. It does mean that we
have not had a request to transfer the particular course from that Institution.
Tip: If the course is not listed in the drop down list, select
* All Courses *. Some courses must be taken with one or more
other classes in order to count as a transfer course.
New incoming freshman - contact the Wichita State University
Office of Admissions during regular business hours.
Current/former WSU students - contact the Registrar's Office
during regular business hours.