International Transfer Information

International Transfer Information

Academic Credential Analyst in Undergraduate Admissions is responsible for the following functions with regard to international transfer credit for admission to ETSU.

Evaluation of foreign credit submitted by international undergraduate transfer students.

  • International undergraduate transfer students interested in attending ETSU must follow the application process by clicking here. Original or certified grade (mark) sheets or transcripts from all foreign colleges or universities must be submitted. English translations are required if mark sheets, transcripts or diplomas are in a language other than English.   The Academic Credential Analyst in Undergraduate Admissions is responsible for evaluating credit as part of the final determination of admission to the university.  Transcript evaluations may be reviewed by students on ETSU's Goldlink by following instructions on students' admission letters; paper evaluation reports are not available.

Evaluation of foreign credit submitted by ETSU undergraduate students who participate in study abroad programs.

  • ETSU students interested in study abroad must submit a Study Abroad Credit Approval Form for determination of foreign credit transferability.  The form can be downloaded here.  Failure to submit this form could result in ETSU students taking non-transferable classes and/or an insufficient number of credits to maintain full-time status.  Approval of transfer courses and the determination of specific transfer credits is done by the Academic Credential Analyst in Undergraduate Admissions, 106 Dossett Hall

Development of 2+2 articulation agreements between ETSU and international universities.

International students are encouraged to seek appropriate advisement related to courses taken at their home institutions to insure the transfer of courses as equivalent to courses required in their respective programs of study at ETSU.  Once at ETSU, students must be advised by designated persons in their majors and minors. 

Information about services through the Office of International Programs .

International students interested in living in ETSU residence halls should
make application for admission to ETSU and to ETSU's Housing office .

Questions please contact:

Michele Banner

Academic Credential Analyst

Undergraduate Admissions

106 Dossett Hall

Box 70731

East Tennessee State University

Johnson City, TN  37614


Work: (423) 439-7180

Fax:   (423) 439-4630

Adult, Commuter, and Transfer Services

Transfer Guide

International Credit Evaluator :

Michele Banner
Phone: 423-439-7180
Fax: 423-439-4630

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