Transfer Students

Transfer Student

What is a Transfer Student

  • Transfer students are undergraduate students who attended another college or university. 
  • Transfer students with less than 18 transferable credit hours will have to meet freshmen standards for admission.
  • To qualify for transfer admission, students should have a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0 on a 4.0 scale for all work attempted and be eligible to re-enter all colleges and universities previously attended.

How to Apply

  • Students transferring fewer than 18 credit hours are required to have SAT or ACT scores sent to Lamar University by the testing agency. Use SAT Code 6360 or ACT Code 4114.
  • Students transferring with more than 18 credit hours will need to submit all transcripts from all institutions attended. 
  • Students should also have official copies of all prior college and university transcripts sent to Lamar University, regardless of the length of attendance and whether credit was earned.
  • Submit all transfer application materials no later than August 1 for fall and no later than January 6 for spring.
  • Transfer students should submit an online application through the statewide Apply Texas system. 

Transcripts should be sent to:
Lamar University Admissions Office
P.O. Box 10009
Beaumont TX 77710