Heartland Transfer Students
Heartland to Illinois Wesleyan University
|Heartland Community College students are guaranteed admission to Illinois Wesleyan
University under the following criteria:
- IWU will guarantee the acceptance of all transferable credits earned from the HCC
transfer-oriented degree program and no distinction will be made by IWU between the
completion of these courses and those offered at Illinois Wesleyan University.
- Students may have to take additional prerequisite course requirements specific to
- Students who complete the HCC transfer-oriented degree program with a 3.0 grade point
average or higher on a 4.0 scale and submit an official transcript from HCC are eligible
for guaranteed admission.
Learn more about Heartland Community College.
Heartland to IWU Course Plans
* Art - BFA in Graphic Design - A portfolio is required as part of the application
process for this major. Students should contact IWUadmit@iwu.edu for more information.
** Nursing - Admission to the Nursing major is limited and completion of this plan
does not guarantee admission to the School of Nursing. If space allows, accepted transfer
students who completed the articulation plan would begin the nursing sequence in semester
3. Contact IWUadmit@iwu.edu to inquire about the application process for Nursing majors.
- Musically-inclined students from all majors are encouraged to share their musical
talents in our choirs and instrumental ensembles, including the Illinois Wesleyan Symphony Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, and Titan Band.
- A member of the nationally recognized College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin,
IWU offers both women and men 11 NCAA Division III sports. Titan athltics has a strong
commitment to excellence in Academics, Athletics and Service to others.
- For students whose academic and athletic interests overlap, IWU has a major in Kinesiology and Allied Health and minors in Coaching, Exercise Science, Physical Education, and Sports Management.
- Illinois Wesleyan students have access to a host of special opportunities and spaces
including Eckley Fellowships, numerous entrepreneurship competitions, and the Greg Yess ’82 Bloomberg Finance Lab.
- Our transfer admissions counselor, Jasmyn Taylor, and our Registrar's Office are ready to assist you with a smooth transfer to Illinois Wesleyan.
How to Transfer
Money shouldn't stop you from applying to your dream school. That's why we never charge
an application fee. We want every interested and qualified student to be able to apply
for their own breakthrough experience at Illinois Wesleyan.
Financial Aid & Scholarships
Illinois Wesleyan University has long been committed to putting a superior education
within the reach of every single qualified applicant. Each year IWU disperses more
than $40M in scholarships and grants.
Students who transfer to IWU have access to a quality residential environment. The
campus residency expectation of 6 semesters in University-approved housing will be
adjusted to include your previous college experience.
Congratulations on your decision to enroll at Illinois Wesleyan! Next step: submit
an enrollment fee. Once it is received, you will receive further information regarding
housing, orientation, and course registration.
Majors & Minors
If you revel in the posing of an insightful question just as much as an answer, you're
in great company at Illinois Wesleyan. Check out all the majors, minors, and programs
you can spend your time pursuing at IWU.
We get it. There's a lot more to college life than studying. Whether you're looking
to take charge or let loose, our campus is buzzing with opportunities to connect,
learn, grow, and have fun.
National Value Rankings
Kiplinger's ranks Illinois Wesleyan among its Best Values in the nation's private liberal arts
colleges, and we've been included in The Princeton Review's annual listing of Best Colleges every year since the list's inception in 1989. See more.