Information for Transfer Applicants

Take the first step toward your future—receiving an excellent education. Apply now as a transfer student and you’ll receive an admission decision quickly, so you can spend more time preparing for your move.

You'll apply as a transfer student if you have completed high school and have earned more than 12 college credits since you graduated. If you are an international student please complete the International Application regardless of the number of credits you’ve completed at any US institution.

What you’ll need to complete your application:

  1. Pay a $25 non-refundable application fee
  2. Request that official transcripts from all colleges previously attended be submitted directly from those institutions to:

    Northern Arizona University
    Undergraduate Admissions and Orientation
    PO Box 4084
    Flagstaff, AZ 86011-4084

    • If you are 21 years old or younger, a final high school transcript or GED scores is required, unless you have earned an associate’s degree or completed 60 transferable college credits
    • If you are 22 years old or older and have not earned an associate’s degree or completed 60 transferable college credits, you are required to submit a final high school transcript or GED scores

Important Dates 

TERMTERM START DATEPRIORITY DEADLINEAPPLICATION CLOSESNOTES
Spring 2017Jan. 17Dec. 1Jan. 9 
Summer 2017May 15     March 1July 23      
Fall 2017     Aug. 23     May 1Sep. 7 

Is the application form available for download?
Yes, but we prefer that you apply online. If the downloadable version of our application is your only option, download it here.