Transfer Admissions

A transfer student is defined as any student who has previously attended a regionally accredited community college, junior college, or university and received some type of college credit. UNT Dallas only evaluates credit from regionally accredited academic institutions.

How to Apply

  • Submit a transfer application for admission via Apply Texas.
  • Submit a non-refundable $40 application fee or fee waiver. Applications will be considered incomplete and no admission decision will be rendered if application fee or fee waiver documentation is not received.
  • Official transcripts from ALL previously attended institutions.
  • If 29 or fewer transferable hours have been completed, transferring students must meet freshman admissions requirements as well.

     Students are strongly encouraged but not required to submit:

  • Personal statement
  • Letters of recommendation

Fee Wavier Options

Transfer Application Fee Waiver Options:

Option 1: Register for and attend a UNT Dallas First Friday transfer information session.
Option 2: Register for and attend a UNT Dallas Transfer Monday transfer information session.

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Assured Transfer Admissions Requirements

Transferable Credit Requirements (4.0 Scale)
0-29 Hours
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Eligible to return to previous institution
  • Meet First Time in College Admissions Requirements
30-44 Hours
  • Minimum 2.25 GPA
  • Eligible to return to previous institution
45+ Hours
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Eligible to return to previous institution

Do Not Meet Automatic Admissions Requirements?

Applicants who do not meet assured admission requirements are evaluated holistically by the UNT Dallas Admission Committee to determine academic preparedness to succeed.  Holistic review includes, but is not limited to:

  1. Extracurricular activities
  2. Leadership experiences
  3. Community service
  4. Special talents and awards
  5. Employment history
  6. Essay/personal statement
  7. Letters of recommendation