Transferring an Associate's Degree is as easy as 1, 2, 3

Planning is the key to a smooth transfer. Remember to meet with your transfer school early and often to assure that you meet their transfer degree requirements.

Follow the steps below to transfer your Associate's Degree.

Apply for Admission & Visit your Transfer College

Once you have determined your transfer college, you should apply for admission and visit the campus. 

Are you still trying to decide on a transfer college? Don't worry. 

Iowa Lakes has many colleges visit campus throughout the year. Contact an Educational Counselor for more details regarding campus visits. 

Iowa Lakes Educational Counselors 

Review Transfer Agreements

Iowa Lakes has many articulation or transfer agreements with area colleges and universities. These agreements verify the transferability of Iowa Lakes credits to that institution.

The sooner you determine your transfer college, the sooner you can begin exploring what transfer requirements.

Iowa Lakes Transfer Agreements


Apply for Graduation, Attend Commencement & Become an Iowa Lakes Alumni

Graduation & Commencement 

Students eligible for graduation should complete a graduation application and sign up to attend the Commencement Ceremony. 

Learn more about Graduation & Commencement 

Iowa Lakes Alumni & Friends

Once you have graduated, you can keep in touch with Iowa Lakes by joining the Iowa Lakes Alumni & Friends Association. 

Join the Alumni & Friends Association


Scott Stokes
Executive Dean, Estherville
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