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Harper College University Center

DePaul University partners with Harper College to offer three degree programs through the Harper University Center: B.A. in Communication and Media (College of Communication), B.A.P.S. Business Administration (School of Continuing and Professional Studies) and M.S. in Management (Kellstadt Graduate School of Business). Through this partnership, interested students can complete a DePaul University degree while taking classes on-site at Harper’s campus in Palatine, IL. For more information, click below:

Harper University Center

DePaul Admission Partnership Program

The DePaul Admission Partnership Program (DAPP) is a transfer preparation program designed for students beginning their college education at a partner community college. DAPP serves as the guaranteed transfer admission program for prospective DePaul University transfer students. For additional information please click below.

DePaul Admission Partnership Program

Transfer Agreements

Community College Partnerships creates and manages new transfer agreements and coordinates faculty-to-faculty discussion to facilitate transfer to DePaul University.

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Community College Partners Tuition Benefit

DePaul University is extending tuition discounts to employees of its community college partners. Effective immediately, employees are eligible for a 10% tuition discount on all undergraduate and graduate degree programs for the duration of the degree. (Certificates and degree programs with already-discounted tuition are not eligible for this discount.) This discount may be applied to DePaul degrees already in progress.

Learn More

Students who are interested in learning more about these partnerships can connect with a Transfer Admission Counselor at (312) 362-8300, or by scheduling an appointment with a transfer counselor at