Admissions Criteria for Transfer Students

If you are transferring with an associates or higher level degree from a regionally accredited college

Your combined cumulative grade point average (GPA) must be 2.0 or higher (on a 4.0 grading scale) to be eligible for general admissions. You must submit the following documents:

Official college transcript from each post secondary institution attended.

 

If you are transferring with between 12 completed college semester hours up to an associates degree

Your combined cumulative college GPA must be 2.0 or higher (on a 4.0 grading scale) to be eligible for general admission to the University. You will be required to submit the following documents:

  • Official college transcripts from each post secondary institution attended.
  • Official high school transcript (or GED)
  • ACT/SAT scores will also be required if you have not completed college-level English and algebra.


If you are transferring with less than 12 college semester hours completed

Your admission to the University will be based on your high school academic record. A high school final GPA of 2.5 or higher and an ACT composite score of 17 or higher are required for general admission. (Beginning Fall Semester 2006, high school entry requirements will be changed. Please contact Admissions to learn more.) You will be required to submit the following documents:

  • Official high school transcript (or GED).
  • Official college transcripts from each post secondary institution attended.
  • ACT/SAT scores will also be required if you have not completed college-level English and algebra.

Please send official transcripts to

Ferris State University
Admissions
1201 S. State St., CSS 201
Big Rapids, MI  49307
 

Some institutions may allow for electronic transcripts through the National Student Clearinghouse.  Please select Ferris State University to receive your transcripts.  If you are prompted for an email address please use [email protected]  


Check out the Ferris catalog for specific admissions requirements to the major of your choice.