Military Transfer Credit

Hampton University is proud to award transfer credits based on your military experience. Credit is awarded based on the American Council of Education (ACE) guidelines.

Military Transcript Evaluation

Hampton University is pleased to offer free evaluation of your military credits. To transfer your military training to college credit use the links below to request your military transcripts:

Joint Services Transcript (Army, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard)

Community College of the Air Force

Defense Language Institute

Defense Acquisition University

Send your transcripts to the following address:

Hampton University – University College

Attn: Transcript Evaluation

1006 Settlers Landing Road, Suite G

Hampton, VA 23668


Hampton University participates in the College Level Examination Program (CLEP) of the College Entrance Examination Board (CEEB) and the Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES). The University accepts for credit both the general examinations and the subject examinations. The subject examinations, however, must be approved by the respective academic department of the university. Awarding of credit for CLEP will be based on recommendations of CEEB. Credit for DANTES will be based on recommendations of the American Council of Education (ACE). A maximum of thirty credits will be accepted. Scores received from CLEP may not satisfy requirements for English 101 and English 102.

Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC)

The Division of Continuing Studies and Hampton U Online are proud members of the Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC) consortium and are thus pledged to implement military-friendly policies and procedures related to student services and admission. In addition, Hampton U Online works to ensure transparency of all military related information regarding our degree programs, policies and procedures.

As a SOC consortium member, Hampton U Online guarantees the following:

  • Students are required to take no more than 30% of their degree
    requirements with Hampton U Online.
  • No final year or final semester residency requirement.
  • Transfer credit is maximized for military experience.
  • Credit is awarded for nationally-recognized tests, such as
    College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) General and Subject Examinations and
    (DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST).

Hampton University – University College
Office of Military Affairs
1006 Settlers Landing Road, Suite G
Hampton, VA 23668
Phone: 757-728-4195