How to Apply
To be considered for transfer admissions to Texas A&M, you must have at least a 2.5 GPA on a minimum of 24 hours of graded, transferable coursework.
For the College of Liberal Arts, GPA requirements vary by major with majority exceeding the minimum requirements with less than 90 attempted hours. Also, second-choice majors are considered.
Applicants who begin a set of courses which have a two-semester sequence are encouraged to complete both courses in the sequence before planning to transfer to Texas A&M.
Required documents must be received (not postmarked) by the deadline. Emailed copies will NOT be accepted.
- Schedule a campus visit.
- Attend either a transfer information session or transfer program.
- Meet with an admissions advisor in the Prospective Student Center.
- Review transfer course sheetsand transfer course equivalencies.
- Submit application early. It is recommended the application be submitted before other supporting documents.
- Submit supporting documents early. Allow two to three weeks to be processed.
How to be Admitted
Decisions are made by each college/major on a rolling basis. Preference is given to applicants with the highest grade point average (GPA) and most appropriate courses for the specified college/major.
- Automatic transfer admissions
- Program for Transfer Admissions
- Consideration of spring grades (international transfer students)
Colleges, Majors, and Transfer Course Sheets
Each major has its own transfer applicant admission requirements, so make sure to review each major of interest’s perquisites. Coursework for desired majors in the College of Liberal Arts are listed in the current Texas A&M University Catalog for the Colleges in Liberal Arts.
Transfer Course Equivalency
Making sure that your planned or previous coursework from other universities’ transfers over to Texas A&M will provide a smoother transition. Click here to see Texas A&M’s Transfer Course Equivalency website.
Cost of Attendance
Incoming undergraduate students at Texas A&M University are offered a choice for paying tuition. This allows both the students and their parents to plan and budget for college expenses. Transfer students have three options.
- The current Four-Year Locked Rate: which is a compounded four-year average based on the current Higher Ed Price Index or
- The Locked-Rate that corresponds with the calculated remaining years since their first term of enrollment after high school or
- The Variable Rate: which will adjust each year based on that year’s Higher Ed Price Index.
- Accept our offer and register for a new Student Conference (NSC)
- Complete the Tuition Rate Code
- Submit proof of vaccination against bacterial meningitis
- Send final college and final high school transcripts
- Verify your residency (In/Out of State Tuition)
- Housing (On/off campus)
- Financial Aid/FASFA/Scholarships
- Aggie Transition Camps
- Student Employment information
Transfer programs offered by the Office of Admissions at Texas A&M are meant to prepare prospective transfer students to be a competitive applicant and are encouraged to engage in the two following programs:
- Transfer Information Sessions
- Aggie Information Day
Click here for more information.