Willamette University Application: Transfer Student

Application Deadlines:

For Spring Semester Admission 

  • Application and additional materials due by: November 15

For Fall Semester Admission

  • Application and additional materials due by: April 1

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    1.Application for Transfer Students

    Willamette University has a $50 application fee or fee waiver* that must be submitted along with your application for admission.

    2.Official College Transcript

    Please request official transcripts from each college you have attended be sent to our office.

    3.College Official's Report

    Provide this form to your current dean or other college official with access to your academic and disciplinary record.

    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.


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

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

1. Financial hardship
2. Alumni endorsed applicants
3. Applicant from partner high schools and designated CBOs (Community Based Organizations)
4. NACAC or College Board fee waiver

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