How many credit hours do I need to transfer to Trinity?
You need 24 completed hours. If you have less than 24 completed hours at the time of your application, Trinity will need to see your official high school transcripts and ACT or SAT scores.
What is the minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) needed to transfer?
The minimum cumulative GPA is 2.5 from all the colleges attended.
When can I transfer to Trinity?
Trinity admits on a rolling admissions basis; therefore you can apply at any time, for fall or spring semester. You are encouraged to apply at least a month before the semester start date.
What majors does Trinity offer?
Trinity offers over 40 areas of study. A complete list is available online.
Are scholarships available to transfer students?
Yes, transfer students with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher are available to receive academic funding. Students can also apply for scholarships in art, music, theatre, and more. Visit our net price calculator to get an estimate of what financial aid you might qualify for. Here is a quick list of merit scholarships available for transfer students based on GPA:
Merit Scholarships Amount Requirements GPA Renewal Faculty Honors Scholarship $2,000 per year 3.3-3.49 GPA 3.1 Provost’s Honors Scholarship $6,000 per year 3.0 GPA and above 3.3 President’s Honors Scholarship $8,000 per year 3.5 GPA and above
Academic Excellence Scholarship $500-$4,000 per year 3.0 GPA and above 3.0 Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship $1,000 per year Proof of membership 3.0
What is the cost of tuition, room, and board per year?
|Room and 12 meal plan:||$8,730|
|Room and 8 meal plan:||$8,320|
|Tibstra Apartment and Flex Plan:||$5,090|
|Student Life fee:||$230|
|First Year Experience fee:||$225|
How many students attend Trinity?
There are approximately 1,106 traditional students at Trinity.
What is the average class size at Trinity?
The average class size is 21 students.
What is the student to faculty ratio at Trinity?
The student/Faculty ratio is 11:1.
Where is Trinity located?
Trinity’s campus is located in the suburb of Palos Heights, Illinois, just 30 minutes from downtown Chicago.
Is there an application fee?
There is a $30 application fee.
What is Trinity’s school code for the FAFSA?
The school code is 001771.
Does Trinity offer graduate programs?
Trinity offers a Master of Arts in Special Education (for certified teachers) and a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology. Visit graduatestudies.trnty.edu for more information.
Do you offer evening courses?
Some classes occasionally meet in the evening, but most only meet during the day. Those looking for only evening classes may interested in our Adult Studies Accelerated Programs.