Transfer applicants are students who choose to apply for admission to Sewanee after enrolling at another college or university.

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Required Materials How to Submit
Free Transfer Common Application Roughly 7 business days after submitting, we will email Applicant Status Page login credentials. If you've previously been admitted to Sewanee, please reach out to our transfer coordinator to receive access to the reapply form.
SAT/ACT Scores Applicants will choose on the Common Application if they would like to submit SAT/ACT scores or apply test-optional. Self-report your scores for free here.
Need-Based Aid Applicants Incomplete need-based financial aid applications may delay admission decisions.
International Transfers: English Proficiency Exam  Review requirements and waiver information.
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Required Materials How to Submit
Final High School Transcript Submitted via by your high school. This will need to include your final grades and graduation date.
College Transcript(s) Submitted via by all colleges attended.
Academic Evaluation or Letter of Recommendation Submitted via by one of your college professors. This form or a recommendation letter can also be sent by email.
College Report
The Dean of Students or equivalent official at your college should email us a completed copy of this form.

Round Admission & Need-Based Aid Deadline Admission & Scholarship Notification 
Deposit Deadline
Spring Transfer* Nov. 1 Rolling December 3
Fall Transfer June 1 Rolling July 1

*Given the short timeline, we highly encourage international transfers consider the Fall Transfer option. This gives international students more time to complete enrollment forms and apply for a student visa. Should you have any questions, please reach out to our international enrollment coordinator.


Birmingham-Southern College Student Transfer Information

Learn more about the transfer requirements for Birmingham-Southern College students.

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I a transfer or first-year applicant? How much does it cost to apply? Is Sewanee test optional? All of these questions and more answered below.

Enrollment Checklist

After a transfer student is admitted and pays their enrollment deposit, the enrollment checklist will populate on their Applicant Status Page. This checklist will guide incoming transfer students on completing all necessary enrollment forms (housing, course selection, etc.) While Your Domain is geared toward incoming first-year students, some of the information may be helpful to incoming transfer students. 

Contact us

We split up the transfer applicant pool by domestic and international transfers. Please contact Faith or Jeff if you are a U.S. Citizen or hold permanent residence in the U.S. and contact Joe if you are an international transfer. 

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