You are considered a transfer applicant if you have completed (or will complete) college coursework from a regionally accredited college or university following the summer after high school graduation, but have not yet earned a bachelor’s degree.
Transfer Admission Requirements
Applying directly to a degree is different than applying as an undecided student. Do you have 40 credits from an accepted institution? Which classes should you take for your desired major? Transferring from another institution can be complicated. We have broken down the requirements needed depending on your situation.
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UW Bothell admission requirements temporary exceptions due to COVID-19:
In response to the COVID-19 disruptions, the University of Washington Bothell has adopted temporary exceptions to our admission requirements through Autumn 2021.
For an explanation of these temporary exceptions and a full list of frequently asked questions related to COVID-19 and UW Bothell Admissions, please visit our COVID-19 Admissions FAQ page linked here: uwb.edu/admissions/covid-19
Transfer Credit Policies
To students pursuing a first bachelor's degree, the Office of Admissions awards transfer credit according to the guidelines discussed here. Admissions reserves the right to accept or reject credits earned at other institutions of higher education.
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Tips for Transferring
Making a successful transition from your current college to UW Bothell is up to you - but with a little proactive planning, seeking help from our admissions advisors to navigate the application process, and using our Hot Planning Tips, we hope to ensure your transfer to UW Bothell goes as smoothly as possible!
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