Felician University


Transfer to Felician University

For information on Instant Decision Days, visit Transfer Events.

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ transferring from HCCC to Felician University.

Name: Gina DeFalco
Email: defalcog@felician.edu
Phone: (201) 355-1459

Students who transfer into our Business program are assured that most of their business courses will seamlessly transfer over. Regardless of major, Felician University is VERY transfer friendly and if students have earned their Associate degree, then typically they will have no more than 2 years to complete their degree, except for traditional Nursing which is 3 years to complete.


 Fill out an ONLINE APPLICATION, then submit transcripts from each institution you have attended.  Education, Occupational Therapy and Nursing students are required to fill out an essay.

We are rolling admissions, which means students can apply right up to the start day.   Nursing students are encouraged to complete their application  March 1,  for Fall start, and December 1 for Spring start.

Yes. For all majors except Nursing because there is a limited number of seats available.

No, just click on application and you will be contacted by our EOF Director.

We encourage students to send electronically.

Felician University Admissions

One Felician Way
Rutherford, NJ 07070

Same as transcripts, send to admissions.

Felician University Admissions
One Felician Way
Rutherford, NJ 07070

Only when the student has earned an Associate degree, then the course may transfer only as liberal arts or elective, not into their major required courses.

Yes, military credits are accepted at our institution. We will accept up to 90 credits.

Application fee is $40 but is waived for HCC students when they use the code FALCONS2024. 

Enrollment fee is $150. The enrollment fee ensures the student will have  a seat and is deducted from tuition cost. 

DACA students are encouraged to speak with a financial aid representative regarding aid. https://felician.edu/admissions/student-financial-services/ For veterans/military active students, the institution offers: Tutoring Services, Career Services, Library Services, Campus Ministry, and more; degree-programs specifically designed for veterans/military active students, Felician University Military Grant (Available for Veterans/Military active students in bachelor’s Completion programs), etc. VETERANS INFORMATION

Gina DeFalco, Asst. Director of Transfer.  defalcog@felcian.edu. 201-355-1459 1459.  Link  TRANSFER INFORMATION

Yes. We hold various open houses for interested students as well as specific events for HCCC students. Once a student is admitted, we provide orientations for transfer students.  All communication is through our website as well as email and text to admitted students.


$17,590 er semester. Approximately $36,000 per year for up to 18 credits per semester. Part time $1,170 per credit. TUITION FOR TRADITONAL STUDENTS Accelerated Nursing is approximately $65,000   TUITION FOR ABSN 

The Adult accelerated programs Computer Science, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Occupational Therapy Assistant and Psychology are $530 per credit.

The scholarships below are awarded once students’ GPA and financial eligibility are determined.

  • Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship $3,000
  • NJ Stars
  • Merritt Scholarships From $4,000  to  $20,000 each year
  • Specific Transfer Scholarships Athletic, Housing and Felician promise if eligible.

Are there housing options for transfer students? If so, please add the link and information below. Yes. HOUSING LINK