Students who wish to transfer to Catholic University from another college or university are required to submit the Common Application and all additional application materials by the appropriate application deadline:

  • Common Application Essay
  • Official Transcripts
    • For students without an Associate’s Degree:
      • An official final high school transcript that includes your graduation date.
      • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.
    • For students with an Associate’s Degree:
      • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.
  • Recommendation Letter (One required)
    • At least one letter must be from a current professor or instructor.
  • The Common Application's College Official's Report
    • An official document from your current college or university stating you are in good academic standing, are eligible to return to the institution, and contains an explanation of any disciplinary infractions; the document must be submitted directly by your institution. There are two options for submitting the Report:
  • Official SAT or ACT Scores (Optional)
  • Portfolio Review (Architecture students only)
  • Audition (Music students only)
Please note: Catholic University does not charge an application fee to apply for undergraduate admission.

Deadlines for Transfer Students

All applicants are encouraged to submit their completed application as soon as possible to allow adequate time for transfer credit evaluation.

  • Fall Semester - July 15
    • Notification begins after April 1
    • Applications for Fall Housing due by August 1
  • Spring Semester - November 15
    • Rolling notification
  • Summer Term - April 15
    • Rolling notification

More Information

If you have any questions about transferring to Catholic University, please contact us.