Information for Transfer Champions

Transfer Admissions

For a complete list of requirements for transfer students, review the Admissions Procedures in the Undergraduate Catalog.

To Apply:

  1. Student must complete the JSU admissions application. 
  2. Student must submit the required $35 application fee.* 
  3. Student must submit official transcripts from any college attended. 
*Application Fee Waivers: JSU will accept requests, for first year students who have a financial need, to waive the $35 admissions application fee. Transfer students who send a FAFSA to JSU that has a pell eligible estimated family contribution (EFC) will be considered for a fee waiver. Students may complete an admissions application and select that they will be requesting a fee waiver to submit their application. Documentation of that request will be added as a supplemental item to complete the application. Learn more about eligibility for Pell Grants and EFC information.
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To Be Admitted:

  • 2.00 transfer grade point average (GPA) 
  • 24 hours of transferable credit 
  • Students with fewer than 24 hours of transferable credit must meet freshman admissions requirements, unless they have an earned associate's degree 
  • Must be eligible to return to any previous institutions attended 

Transfer Scholarships

JSU will offer merit scholarships open admission beginning in October of each year. For a complete listing of transfer merit scholarships, please visit our scholarships website.

Upcoming Events & Important Dates

August 12, 2021 - August 1, 2022
Fall 2022 Preferred Admissions Application Period

August 11, 2022 - August 1, 2023
Fall 2023 Preferred Admissions Application Period

September 1, 2021 - February 1, 2022
2022-2023 Competitive Scholarship Application Period

September 1, 2022 - February 1, 2023
2023-2024 Competitive Scholarship Application Period

October 1, 2021 - April 1, 2022
Fall 2022 Preferred Housing Application Period

October 1, 2022 - April 1, 2023
Fall 2023 Preferred Housing Application Period

October 1, 2022 & November 12, 2022
Fall 2022 Preview Days