Advising Tips and Tricks for Students and Faculty

Conversion Chart

Union College course units will be awarded as follows for academic work taken at an accredited college and subsequently accepted for transfer at Union:

Credits Earned Elsewhere Union College

Semester Credit Hours* Quarter Credit Hours* Course Units
less than 3 less than 5 0
3 – 5 5 – 9 1
6 – 9 10 – 14 2
10 – 13 15 – 19 3
14 – 16 20 – 24 4
17 – 19 25 – 29 5
20 – 22 30 – 34 6
23 – 26 35 – 39 7
27 – 29 40 – 44 8
30 – 32 45 – 49 9

 

* PLEASE NOTE:  Semester/Quarter credit hours reflect the number of academic credits awarded upon completion of the course not the number of class contact hours.