A Transfer Student is one who is enrolled in any college, university, technical, or proprietary school since graduating from high school, but who has not completed a Bachelor's degree.
Transfer Student Checklist
- Complete an online application
- Pay the non-refundable $40 application fee
- Have transcripts from all schools attended after high school (even if you think the credits will not transfer) sent to:
Kent State University at Geauga, Admissions
14111 Claridon-Troy Road
Burton, Ohio 44021
*Please note that all application materials become property of Kent State University and are not returnable or transferable
- Unless you have earned an Associate's or Bachelor's degree, you will also need to contact your high school and request an official copy of your high school transcript to be sent to Kent State University at Geauga at the above address
Although not a requirement, we encourage students to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA) online. In addition, if you have been awarded a Federal Stafford or Federal Direct Loan (subsidized or unsubsidized), or Federal Parent loan, contact your lender or servicer to cancel the remaining disbursements and obtain a deferment form. Contact the financial aid office at the college or university you are transferring from for loan exit information. If you have been awarded a Federal Perkins Loan, notify the financial aid office at the college or university you are transferring from to let them know of your plans to transfer and obtain a deferment form. A loan exit interview will be required.
If you have any questions regarding the admissions process, call 440-834-3777or e-mail the Admissions Office.