Transfer Admissions

Welcome to Alfred University! As a transfer student, we know you probably have questions about transfer credits and course equivalencies, deadlines to apply, meeting program prerequisites and program specifics. Take a look around to find the answers, or reach out to us directly to start the application process.

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Deadlines & Application Process

Fall Applications

  • Regular decision deadline - July 1
  • Art and Design deadline - March 1
  • International student deadline - March 15

Spring Applications

  • Regular decision deadline - December 1
  • Art and Design deadline - November 15
  • International student deadline - October 15

Should I Follow the Transfer Application Process?

You should follow the transfer application process at Alfred University if you have:

  • completed/attempted credit hours at an accredited college or university,
  • achieved a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, and
  • demonstrated good social standing at the previous institution.

Start the Transfer Application Process

To transfer to Alfred University, follow the steps in the Transfer Student Checklist or apply now by selecting one of these three convenient application options:

Alfred University Application
The Common Application

Transfer vs. Readmission

You should only apply as a transfer student if you meet the criteria above. If you don't meet the criteria above and attended AU in the past, have completed/attempted credit hours at an accredited college or university elsewhere, and are now interested in returning to AU, please follow the readmission application process.