Transfer Partnerships

PSC and SXU Dual Degree Partnership Agreement

Why is this partnership between Prairie State College and Saint Xavier University meaningful and beneficial?

Saint Xavier University (SXU) and Prairie State College (PSC) are thrilled to offer a Dual Degree Partnership. Both institutions see this as a means of increasing access to and success in educational programs for all students -- especially underrepresented students.

What can Prairie State College students expect to benefit from as a result of this partnership?

Not only do SXU-bound PSC students receive the opportunity to earn two degrees -- an associate degree from PSC and a bachelor's degree from SXU -- but they conveniently receive on-campus access to SXU transfer resources and support hosted on each PSC campus to facilitate college retention and transition to SXU.

SXU-PSC students who qualify can also partake in the following:

How will SXU prepare PSC students for success?

The Saint Xavier University Transfer Student Services Center and the Office of Admission are both committed to the academic success of all transfer students. We look forward to the new partnership and strive to make the transition seamless for all PSC transfer students.

To further prepare students, SXU will:

Any questions regarding this partnership may be addressed to Eileen Luce, director of Transfer Student Services Center, at luce@sxu.edu..

How to participate in the PSC/SXU Dual Degree Partnership

To take full advantage of this agreement, interested students at the Prairie State College should complete the Dual Degree Partnership Program application form as early as possible in their studies. Details and instructions are listed on the form.