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Rhode Island Guarantee

Undergraduate Admissions

Community College of Rhode Island graduates who earned an associate degree can transfer directly to Salve Regina through the Rhode Island Guarantee, which provides a clear, affordable path for eligible students to complete their bachelor’s degree at the University.

The Rhode Island Guarantee ensures admission to Salve Regina and a seamless transfer of credits for CCRI graduates who meet minimum GPA requirements. At the core of the guarantee is an unwavering commitment to equity, opportunity and access for all students in higher education.

Transfer Policies

  • No application fee
  • GPA for eligibility: 3.0
  • Eligible students will receive a yearly $25,000 scholarship for their remaining two years if living on campus, or $21,500 if living off campus.
  • Minimum course grade for transfer is C.
  • Salve Regina will accept credits earned from previous AP or IB exams, dual or concurrent enrollment or online college coursework.
  • Nursing, education and dual or accelerated programs are not included.