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    Application Checklist for Transfer Students

    Complete the checklist below when you apply to Hamline University.

    1. Transfer Application

    Complete an application and submit it to Hamline University. Online applications are automatically sent to our admission office. You may complete a paper application and mail it in to our office.

    2. Academic Records

    At Least One Year of Full-Time College Coursework (Approx. 32 Credits)

    Submit all transcripts from every post-secondary institution attended. Transcripts should be sent to Hamline directly from your school's registrar. 

    Less than one year of full-time college course work:

    In addition to the above, please submit:

    • Official high school transcripts sent to Hamline directly from your high school, and 
    • ACT or SAT results sent to Hamline from ACT, the College Board, or your high school. 

    3. Dean of Students Form

    Transfer students must have the Dean of Students form completed by the dean at their most recent school. The form must be sent to the Hamline Office of Undergraduate Admission.

    4. Recommendation Letter (optional)

    We encourage applicants to have at least one letter of recommendation by a faculty member sent directly to Hamline.

    Application Deadlines

    November 1: Early Action Spring Term

    All application materials due November 1. Hamline's early action program is non-binding; you may apply to other colleges.

    January 10: Spring Term

    Applications for the spring semester are due January 10. Decisions are made on a rolling basis.

    March 15: Early Action Fall Term

    All application materials due March 15. Decisions will be mailed by April 15. Hamline's early action program is non-binding; you may apply to other colleges.

    August 1: Fall Term

    Applications for the fall semester are due August 1. Decisions are made throughout the year on a rolling basis.

    Deposits:

    Class registration materials are sent after the comprehensive deposit is received.