Common Application: Transfer Student

Application Deadlines:

For Spring Semester Admission 

  • Application and additional materials due by: January 15

For Fall Semester Admission

  • Application and additional materials due by:
    April 1

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We are delighted that you plan to apply.

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    1.Common Application For Transfer Students

    Willamette University has a $50 application fee.* Submit your payment on the Common Application website.

    2.Official College Transcript

    Please refer to the Common Application instructions for submitting college transcripts. 


    3.Registrar Report

    Please refer to the Common Application instructions for submitting the Registrar Report. 


    4.Official High School Transcript or GED Scores


    5.SAT I or ACT (with Writing) Scores

    Send your official scores from either the SAT I or the ACT with Writing. If you take the SAT I more than once, the Admission Committee will review your highest scores from each section. Your best composite ACT score from a single sitting will be considered.


Once all of your credentials are received, the Admission Committee will review your application for admission.

*Willamette University application fee waiver. The $50 application fee may be waived in the following circumstances:

1. Alumni endorsed applications
2. Partner institutions
3. Designated Community Based Organizations


Not sure if you are a transfer student? Need help with the application process? Contact us at (503) 370-6303 or bearcat@willamette.edu.