International Transfer

Application Priority Dates

Fall: February 14
Spring: October 15
Summer: April 1

Applications are still accepted after the priority dates for each term, however for guaranteed consideration of admission, please submit the application and required documents by the priority date. 

Scholarship Deadlines

Maverick Academic Scholarship: February 14 

Transfer Scholarship: February 14 

Please note that the scholarship deadlines are earlier. You must submit your admissions application, along with supporting documents to be considered for any scholarship.

Scholarships

Requirements for International Transfer Students

Transferable Credit hours Minimum Acceptable GPA Additional Requirements
Less than 24 2.50

Must meet freshmen admission requirements and:

  • Have at least a 2.50 GPA on all transfer work
  • No developmental coursework when calculating minimum transferable credit hours or GPA
  • Grades of "D" or below do not transfer
  • All credits must be issued by a regionally accredited institution 
24 hours or more 2.50
  • No developmental coursework when calculating minimum transferable credit hours or GPA
  • Grades of "D" or below do not transfer 
  • All credits must be issued by a regionally accredited institution 

 

English Language Test Score Requirements 

Submit official TOEFL test scores if you are from a non-native English speaking country. The minimum acceptable TOEFL score is 550 for the paper based test, and 79 on the internet based test. For IELTS we require a minimum score of 6.5. If you have taken both ENGL 1301 and ENGLI 1302, you are exempt from this requirement. 

 

Submit Official Transcripts

Submit your official college transcripts/marksheets from all institutions you've attended in the U.S or abroad. Official transcripts/marksheets bear the original seal of the institution and the original signature of the registrar or responsible head of the institution. Transcripts/marksheets older than 1 year will not be accepted. Please review submitting transcript guidelines for more information.

Official Transcript Guidelines

School Transfer Notification for F-1 Visa Holders

If you are currently studying in the U.S on an F-1 (Student) visa, you must have established transfer eligibility before transfer is initiated by UTA. You must submit a school transfer notification to be considered for admission by UTA.

School Transfer Notification for F-1 Visa

Submit your Application Online

You will need to apply using the ApplyTexas online application.

  • Select The University of Texas at Arlington as the target university and "Transfer" as the application type
  • Pay the Application Fee
  • Submit Application 
Apply Texas

PAY THE APPLICATION FEE

If you did not submit your application fee at the time of submitting your admissions application, you can pay online. 
Pay Application Fee Online