RoyalUp Queens University Transfer Program

As a RoyalUp student, you will be guaranteed admission to Queens University of Charlotte to complete a bachelor’s degree after you complete your Central Piedmont associate degree.

Continue to check the Queens RoyalUp page for more details on their transfer process and on the benefits of RoyalUp as they are made available.


  • Finish your degree on time.

  • Individualized admissions and financial aid counseling.

  • Collaborative academic advising and career exploration.

  • Be considered for a minimum of $10,000 in aid from Queens as part of the Queens Commitment.

  • In addition to the services you will receive at Central Piedmont, take advantage of other student services at Queens.

Eligibility Requirements

  • To be Considered for the RoyalUp Program

    • First time, full-time college student
    • Plan to pursue a Central Piedmont Associate in Arts or Associate in Science. Any Associate of Applied Science program with a 2+2 agreement with Queens is also eligible.
    • Plan to pursue a major offered at Queens University of Charlotte (except nursing). Music and music therapy students will still be required to successfully audition in order to be accepted into the major.
    • Maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale) while enrolled at Central Piedmont.

    Talk to a transfer advisor at Central Piedmont if you wish to pursue an excluded major to learn about other transfer pathways to Queens University of Charlotte.

  • To Remain in the RoyalUp Program

    • Participate in mandatory advising each semester while enrolled at Central Piedmont.
    • Remain in good standing (academic and otherwise) in order to transfer to Queens.
    • Submit your “intended major” to Central Piedmont Academic Advisor/Royal Up admissions counselor once you complete 30 transfer credit hours.
  • To Transfer to Queens University of Charlotte

    • Complete an eligible associate degree at Central Piedmont (Associate in Arts, Associate in Science). Associate of Applied Science degrees are not transferable unless they are part of an approved 2+2 agreement with Queens
    • Complete the Queens admission application and send all required transcripts by set deadlines.
    • Complete all other required enrollment steps (e.g. new student orientation) before your first semester at Queens.

How to Enroll

Applications are accepted for fall and spring terms.

Talk to Queens University of Charlotte About Transferring

Check when Queens University is coming to a Central Piedmont campus near you so you can talk to representatives about how to transfer to Queens.

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