Transfer Application Requirements

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Required Application Components

  • Coalition Application or Common Application
  • $90 nonrefundable application fee or fee waiver request 
  • SAT or ACT test scores (essay or writing component not required)
  • Official high school transcript (including your graduation date) or equivalent (e.g. certified copy of GED)
  • Official transcript(s) from every college/university from which you earned credit
  • College report (a form completed by a school official that provides information about your standing at your current or most recent previous institution)
  • Letters of recommendation from two academic instructors

Optional Arts Portfolio

  • The Arts Portfolio is optional and may be submitted to highlight extraordinary talent in the arts.

After submitting your application

  • You will receive an application acknowledgement email from Stanford once the application has been processed. Double-check that your email address is valid to ensure you receive all correspondence.
  • Add admission@stanford.edu to your email address book or safe senders list.
  • Check your application status regularly once we have sent you an email confirming receipt of your application.
  • Consider applying for financial aid. Visit financialaid.stanford.edu for deadlines and details.

Stanford reserves the right to evaluate an application and render a final decision even if all pieces of the application have not been received.

Updated on September 10, 2018 10:57 AM