Transfer Your Credit. Transform Your Future.

You may be considered a transfer student if you have completed coursework toward a degree from another college or university.

Are you ready to join the over 1,000 students who transfer to ETSU each year? We strive to make the transfer journey a smooth one, whether you are graduating from a 2 year community college, a 4 year university, or coming back to college after a while. Join a family of scholars who are dedicated to your success, no matter what pathway you might take.

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Frequently Asked Questions



Transfer Checklist


Step 1 - Talk to an Admissions Academic Advisor for Transfer

Reach out to your transfer advisor with any
questions you may have about course transfer/evaluation,
transcripts, or any part of the transfer process.

Step 2 - Apply for Admission as a Transfer Student

Complete the undergraduate application and submit the non-refundable $25 application fee by visiting


Step 3 - Submit Official Academic Transcripts

Request that official copies (sealed, unopened version) of college transcripts be sent directly to ETSU Undergraduate Admissions from the accrediting institution.


Step 4 - Verify your residency

All students that apply will need to send a simple smart phone picture to us. You can email your driver’s license photo to and we can get that added to your account.



Step 5 - Fill out the FAFSA

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
and list ETSU as your first school in the “School Selection” section.
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Meet Your Transfer Team

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Position Vacant

Assistant Director for Transfer Recruitment and OutreachVirginia Highlands Community College and Virginia Community Colleges, North Carolina

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Kathryn Jenkins

Transfer AdvisorPellissippi State and Roane State Community Colleges

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Position Vacant

Transfer AdvisorWalter State Community College and 4-year Universities/Colleges

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Paige A. Cowden

Transfer AdvisorNortheast State, Chattanooga State, and Cleveland State Community Colleges

Transfer Resources

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