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East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
  • Public
    4 year
  • 4,697
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:20
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 9%
    Transfer Student Ratio
  • $12.2K
    Avg. Financial Aid
East Stroudsburg University (ESU) transfer students may choose from among 57 bachelor's degree programs to suit their career aspirations. There are some great scholarship opportunities for transfers, especially for full-time students in the STEM fields. ESU also offers other exciting academic programs including additive manufacturing and 3D printing in the University's Stratasys Super Lab, wildlife forensic work in the Northeast Wildlife DNA Lab and the addition of a Bloomberg Lab for business, marketing and finance majors to name a few. ESU's proximity to New York City and Philadelphia provides access to internships, careers and more. Check us out at, schedule a visit and see for your self why ESU is right for you.
Over 91,500 courses transfer into East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
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Founded 1893
Total Faculty 259
Full-Time Undergraduate 4,307
Part-Time Undergraduate 390
Application Acceptance Rate 99%
Transfer Students 613
Programs 259 Programs
Courses 2,468 Courses
Transfer Agreements 142 incoming Transfer Agreements
Equivalencies 91,862 incoming Equivalencies
4,594 outgoing Equivalencies

Financial Information

In-State Tuition $8,288
Out-of-State Tuition $20,720
Books and Supplies $1,200
Federal Loans: Undergrads receiving aid 64%
Federal Loans: Average amount received $6,794
Scholarships & Grants: Undergrads receiving aid 44%
Scholarships & Grants: Average amount received $5,403
  • Scholarships and Financial Aid:
    Transfer Scholarships: ESU participates in the All PA Academic Team Scholarship program coordinated through Phi Theta Kappa. ESU also offers Non-PA residents a Tuition Reduction Award & a Student First Tuition Scholarship. Learn more at: Financial Aid: All students are required to submit the FAFSA form to be considered for state and federal grants and loans. ESU (code 003320) must be listed on the completed FAFSA. For more info please visit:
  • Tuition and Fees:

Information for Transfer In Students

  • Accepts Transfers:
  • Transfer Applications Received:
    Fall 2023: 967
  • Transfer Applications Accepted:
    Fall 2023: 713
  • Percentage Accepted:
  • Transfer Applicants Enrolled:
    Fall 2023: 361
  • View Agreements:
  • Degree Completion Programs:
    Lehigh Valley Site Business Management (BS) Computer Science/Security (BS) Public Health (BS) RN to BSN in Nursing ESU Main campus: Psychology (BS)

Application Deadlines for Transfer

Fall June 1
Spring November 15

Transfer Application Requirements

  • Minimum GPA:
    A minimum 2.00 cumulative GPA (from all schools attended) and Good Standing is required for admission consideration. Certain majors have higher GPA requirements, and limited enrollment. See the ESU transfer website for more info.
  • Official Transcripts:
    Official college transcripts are required from all post-secondary institutions attended. An official HS transcript is required if the applicant has attempted less than 12 college credits at the time of application.
  • SAT Scores:
    SAT/ACT scores are not required.
  • Letters of Recommendation:
    Nursing Applicants: Require a 'Letter of Intent' and two professional/educational references as part of the admission screening process.
  • Essay:
    Not required
  • Application Fee:
  • Interview:
    Interviews are welcomed but not required for admission consideration.
  • Associates Degree Required:
    Associate Degrees are not required to transfer.
  • Other Requirements:
    Nursing applicants are reviewed for fall admission only. Certain degree programs have higher admisison criteria. To learn more, please see 'Admission Requirements' at
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  • Apply Here:

Transfer Credit Policy

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania 200 Prospect Street
East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18301
United States
Main Phone:
1-570-422-3542 or 1-877-230-5547


Transfer Admission Contact:
Kiana Farrar
Assistant Director of Admission/Transfer Recruitment, Admissions
Director of Admissions:
Erika K. Davis
Director of Admissions , Admissions
Transfer Services Contact:
Geryl Kinsel
Registrar, Student Enrollment Center
Athletic Director Contact:
Alan Snook
Director of Athletics
Veterans Services Contact:
June Pepe
Assistant Director for Veterans and Record Services, Student Enrollment Center

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

East Stroudsburg University - Lehigh Valley Center
60 W. Broad Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Last updated on 6/26/2024 by East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania.