Apply as a Transfer Student

To apply online to Jefferson as an undergraduate student, complete the Jefferson Online Application or Common Application  and submit all supporting materials by the below deadlines.

Transfer Applicant Deadline:

Fall 2019 Regular Decision Deadline: June 1*

Please Note: It is recommended that Spring 2020 applicants submit their application and all supporting materials by December 1.

*Applications received after the regular decision deadlines will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

Application Materials:

To be considered for admission to Jefferson, transfer applicants must submit:

  • $40 non-refundable application fee
  • Official high school transcript(s) (only needed if you have less than 30 college credits earned)
  • SAT and/or ACT scores (only needed if you have less than 30 college credits earned). Our SAT code is 2666 and our ACT code is 3668.
  • Letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor who can speak to your academic preparation and college readiness. Click here to download the recommendation form.
  • Transcripts for all previous college work
  • Essay (250 - 650 words)

Transfer Essay Prompt:

Please provide a statement that addresses your reasons for transferring and the objectives you hope to achieve.

Students applying for transfer to Architecture or Fashion Design must submit a portfolio.

Once your application materials are received, your application will be presented to the Admissions Committee and you will be notified of a decision in approximately 4-6 weeks.