Transfer Student Requirements
Admission to the Kent Campus as a transfer student is selective. The Admissions Office uses multiple factors to carefully review each applicant and make our admissions decisions.
Interested in transferring to Kent State? It's as easy as 1, 2, 3!
Admissions Criteria & Requirements
To apply to the Kent State University Kent Campus as a transfer applicant, you should:
Attend any educational institution after graduating from high school.
Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Complete an application for admission.
Pay the non-refundable $50 application fee.
You should prepare the following items to submit to Kent State for consideration. Your application and all required materials must be submitted seven days before the start of the semester.
Important Application Dates
Dec. 1 Spring Priority Application Deadline
Jan. 1 Spring Scholarship Consideration Deadline
July 1 Fall Priority Application Deadline
Aug. 1 Fall Scholarship Consideration Deadline
Your Next Steps
Your transfer enrollment specialist and the transfer team at Kent State are here to help you every step of the way! Below you will find your next steps to join the Golden Flashes family.
2. Visit Campus
From the first moment you arrive on campus, you’ll feel the welcoming and energizing environment that makes Kent State special. Visit us in person or virtually, guided or all on your own!
3. Create Your Custom Viewbook
Create your own personalized, virtual booklet by mixing and matching your favorite academic programs and areas of student life that speak to you to explore YOUR Kent State.