Transfer Student Admission Checklist
If you’re interested in transferring your credits to the University of Michigan-Flint, we’ll help walk you through the process here (printer-friendly version):
- Visit our campus. If you haven’t already, we strongly encourage you to visit our campus and see for yourself firsthand if University of Michigan-Flint is a good fit for you.
- Visit the Transfer Equivalencies Database for available college/universities transfer credit information.
- Apply. Submit a completed application. Apply online or download a printable version.
- There is a $30 non-refundable application fee, payable when you apply online or by submitting it with your paper application.
- Submit Transcripts. Request that your *official transcripts from all prior post-secondary schools you have attended, including, community colleges, colleges or universities, be sent to the University of Michigan-Flint Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Official high school transcripts are required if you have earned less than 24 college/university credits. AP scores should be sent in order to receive course credit (if applicable).
- Note: a minimum grade point average of 2.0 is required for admission at the University of Michigan-Flint.
- (Optional) Submit all supporting documents for scholarship consideration. This includes essays and letters of recommendation. Visit www.umflint.edu/admissions/paying/scholarships.htm for more information about scholarships. Although the Admissions Essay is optional, it provides an opportunity to allow us to get to know you better and is used for students applying for scholarships. While you can write about any subject, you might choose to discuss some of the following:
- Reason for choosing your major
- Intended career field
- Motivation to go to college
- Obstacles or struggles that you have overcome to pursue your education
Admission decision: Please allow at least two weeks from the time we receive all of your credentials to process your application. Processing time can increase during high volume application periods. Applications for upcoming semesters will be processed first during peak periods.