Pathways to Excellence UNC Wilmington Transfer Program

Get guaranteed admission to transfer to UNC Wilmington with the Pathways to Excellence transfer program.

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Keep reading to learn more about benefits and eligibility.

Submit the UNC Wilmington Pathways to Excellence commitment form


  • guaranteed admissions to UNC Wilmington, ranked in the "US News and World Report's" top 100 public national universities

  • get your UNC Wilmington application fee waived by participating in "Apply on the Fly" events

  • meet with a dedicated UNC Wilmington transfer student success advisor multiple times throughout each semester at Central Piedmont


To be Considered for Pathways to Excellence

  • Plan to transfer to UNC Wilmington after completing an eligible associate degree from Central Piedmont.

  • UNC Wilmington Transfer Requirements

    For guaranteed admission, you must earn your Associate of Arts (A.A.), Associate of Science (A.S.), or Associate in Engineering (AE) degree with at least a 2.5 GPA.