Transfer Admission

Apply as a transfer student if you have completed 12 or more credits in college-level courses at another college or university and you are entering UM for the first time.

  • Spring 2021 application closes at 5:00 pm (MST) on Wednesday, December 30, 2020.
  • Summer 2021 application closes at 5:00 pm (MST) on Thursday, July 1, 2021.
  • Fall 2021 application closes at 5:00 pm (MST) on Tuesday, August 18, 2021.

Transfer Admission Requirements

Applicants must present a 2.00 (C) cumulative grade average (on a 0-4 scale) for all college level work attempted to be eligible for admission.

Transfer Scholarship Requirements

Transfer GPA

Montana Residents

Non-Resident Students

Students from Western States

3.50+ $2,500 $11,000 $17,078 (WUE Scholarship)
3.25 to 3.49 $2,000 $10,000 $10,000
3.00 to 3.24 $1,500 $9,000 $9,000
2.75 to 2.99 $1,000 $8,000 $8,000

 

*Students from WUE states with a GPA between 2.75 and 3.49 will be considered for the Non-Resident UMAAS Scholarship. Only students from a WUE state with a 3.5 or higher GPA will be considered for the WUE scholarship. 

 

Transfer Admission Process

APPLY

To apply online or print a paper application, click on the Apply Now link above and choose the term you would like to start.

Transcripts

Send a current official transcript from each college you've attended so that we may process your admission without delays. Send a complete, official transcript as soon as you complete your final term.

Credit Evaluation

An Admissions evaluator will provide you an official transfer credit evaluation after you have submitted all official transcripts and been admitted.

You can do an unofficial self-evaluation of transfer course work online using our Transfer Equivalency Self-Service Tool. 

More about transfer credit evaluation


After you're accepted


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