Transfer Rights and Responsibilities

Transfer Rights and Responsibilities

Student Rights and Responsibilities

  • Students have the right to clear, accurate, and current information about their transfer admission requirements, transfer admission deadlines, degree requirements, and transfer policies that include course equivalencies.
  • Students have the right to seek clarification regarding their transfer evaluation and may request the reconsideration of any aspect of that evaluation. In response, Bastyr will follow established practices and processes for reviewing its transfer credit decisions.
  • Students who encounter other transfer difficulties have the right to seek resolution. Bastyr has a defined process for resolution that is published and readily available to students.
  • Students have the responsibility to complete all materials required for admission and to submit the application on or before the published deadlines.
  • Students have the responsibility to plan their courses of study by referring to the specific published degree requirements of Bastyr University.
  • When a student changes a major or degree program, the student assumes full responsibility for meeting the new requirements.

Bastyr University Rights and Responsibilities

  • Bastyr has the right and authority to determine program requirements and course offerings in accordance with our institutional mission.
  • Bastyr has the responsibility to communicate and publish our requirements and course offerings to students and the public, including information about student transfer rights and responsibilities.
  • Bastyr has the responsibility to communicate our admission and transfer related decisions to students in writing (electronic or paper).

Published May 1, 2010