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Follow these steps to complete your application for admission as a transfer student. You should apply as a transfer student if you have attended another college or university after graduating from high school or receiving a GED; students planning to transfer from Texas two-year colleges should also reference Transfer Guides for Two-Year Colleges as a resource.
Fall: February 15
Spring: October 15
Summer: April 1
Applications are accepted after the published priority date for each term, but for guaranteed consideration of admission, submit your application and associated materials by the priority date.
Refer to the posted scholarship deadlines and financial aid priority dates. Keep in mind that you must be admitted to be considered for scholarships and maximum grant funding for financial aid. For more information, visit the Financial Aid and Scholarship's website.
In order to determine your admission, UTA considers your cumulative transfer GPA for transfer students with at least 24 transferable hours, and class rank and SAT or ACT scores for students with less than 24 transferable hours. Please refer to the chart below for minimum admission requirements. You may also review admission policies and legislative requirements in the University Catalog.
|Minimum Transferable Credit Hours||Minimum Acceptable GPA||Additional Requirements|
|Less than 24||2.25||
Must meet freshman admission requirements AND
|24 or more||2.25||
You will need to apply using the ApplyTexas online application.
Option One: Pay with a credit card on the ApplyTexas application.
Option Two: (Preferred): Pay online through the UTA website with Mastercard, Visa, American Express or Discover.
UTA does not offer application fee waivers for transfer students.
Submit documents to the Office of Admissions either electronically, by mail, or in person.
Submit your official transcripts from each school attended and other official documents to the Office of Admissions either electronically, by mail, or in person. The best and fastest method to submit office documents is electronically—emailed directly from your school to firstname.lastname@example.org.
One of the cool things about being a transfer student is that you get to bring your credit with you! Shortly after you've been admitted to the University, your transfer credits will be evaluated and posted to your MyMav Student Center.
We've outlined these general transfer rules to help you anticipate course transferability.
Transferring to UTA is easy, but we hope to make it even easier with our sample degree plans, articulation agreement guides, and transfer equivalency guide.
If you attended a two-year institution and transferred before earning an associate's degree, UTA has a reverse transfer process that allows you to complete the requirements of your associate's degree at UTA. All UTAxTCC students are automatically qualified for reverse transfer. All other students should contact their transfer admission counselor for more information about the reverse transfer process for your former institution.