Am I considered a transfer student?
You are a transfer student if you have attempted or completed 18 or more credits from a regionally accredited college or university after high school graduation.
How to Apply as a Transfer Student
Start the application by creating a MyPennState account.
Required Application Materials
For a complete transfer application, you must submit:
- The online application
- Official transcripts from all post-secondary institution where coursework was attempted
- Official military transcripts (if applicable)
- No high school and GED transcripts are required at the time of application
Submitting Application Materials
After completing the online application, send official college transcripts any other supporting documents to:
The Pennsylvania State University
Undergraduate Admissions Office
201Shields Building, Box 3000
University Park, PA 16802
If your school requires an email address to send a transcript electronically, please use [email protected].
Choosing a Major
You can choose a major when completing the online application. View a full list of Penn State majors in the Undergraduate Bulletin.