Jones College

University of West Alabama
Transfer Agreement

The University of West Alabama (UWA) and Jones College (JC) recognize the benefits of having clearly defined transfer information and the ability to communicate such information across various student information channels. This partnership clearly outlines the path for Jones College students who wish to continue their studies on campus at UWA.

Jones College students will

  • Be guaranteed admission to UWA based on a 2.0 GPA and 45 transferable credit hours or completion of their associate degree from Jones College.
  • Receive pre-transfer advising offered at Jones College and/or on the UWA campus with an academic advisor.
  • Be eligible for academic scholarships dedicated to Jones College students with a 3.0 or better GPA ($3,000-$4,000 per year renewable for up to 4 consecutive semesters).
  • Jones College students who receive academic scholarships will also be eligible to apply for a UWA Housing Scholarship ($2,000 for their first year, non-renewable).

For more information about the University of West Alabama (UWA) visit

To learn more about the transfer opportunities at UWA visit UWA Transfer Opportunities

To speak with someone at Jones College about UWA please contact your Admissions Counselor

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The University of West Alabama President, Dr. Ken Tucker (front row left) and Jones College President, Dr. Jesse Smith (front row right) pose for pictures with (standing left to right) Richard Hester, VP for Student Affairs at the University of West Alabama, and Jones College officials, Dr. Tessa Flowers, VP for Student Affairs; Joel Cain, VP for Advancement, Alumni and Athletics and Dean of Students; Dr. Finee’ Ruffin, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer and Paul Spell, VP of Enrollment Management after signing a new agreement between the schools offering Jones students new incentives to transfer to UWA.