Community College Connection

Program Completion

The goal of the Connections program is to provide you a seamless transition into St. Cloud State preparing you to choose a program and complete your liberal education requirements. 

Transfer eligibility

You are eligible to transfer to St. Cloud State once you have:

  • Successfully complete pre-college level English and reading classes
  • Complete at least 18 semester credits of college-level courses (numbered 1000 or higher), including the Student Success Seminar
  • Have a minimum 2.0 cumulative grade point average in all your college coursework

Transfer steps

Once students complete the program they need to follow these steps:

  1. Meet with their academic advisor to verify that they are eligible to transfer
  2. The advisor will assist the student to plan their first semester at St. Cloud State
  3. Apply to St. Cloud State online as a transfer student AFTER the current term semester grades post
  4. Add St. Cloud State to your FAFSA
  5. Once students are accepted they will complete an St. Cloud State online transfer orientation and be assigned a new advisor from St. Cloud State. 

Students not meeting the transfer eligibility criteria will not be accepted to St. Cloud State.