Admissions Apply


Stay on track throughtout your application process by referring to our required documents list with submission dates.

Transfer Applicant Checklist by Date

Here's your list of forms to complete, applications to submit, and events to pay attention to. Make sure you take care of your paperwork before the deadline.

Printable Transfer Applicant Checklist (PDF)



Required for All Applicants

  • Last available Standardized Testing date 

Due March 1

Required for All Applicants

  • $90 Transfer Application Fee or Fee Waiver 
  • Transfer Common Application
  • Dartmouth Writing Supplement
  • Final Secondary School Report with Transcript 
  • College Official’s Report with College Transcript 
  • Academic Evaluation 1 
  • Academic Evaluation 2 
  • SAT or ACT or testing waiver

Required for International Students

  • TOEFL or IELTS (unless English is your first language or the primary language of instruction at your secondary school.) 

Required for All Financial Aid Applicants

  • CSS Profile 

Required for All US Citizen and Permanent Resident Federal Financial Aid Applicants

  • FAFSA 

Required for International Financial Aid Applicants

Required for All Financial Aid Applicants residing in US

  • Institutional Documentation Service IDOC Packet (if applicable: Business/Farm supplement, signed 2016 Tax Returns and W-2 for parents, students, and non-custodial parents)

​Required when applicable


  • 2 SAT Subject Tests or testing waiver 

Due Early May

All Applicants

  • Transfer Decision Admissions Notification 

All Admitted Financial Aid Applicants

  • Financial Aid Awards posted online 

Due May

All Admitted Financial Applicants

  • Reviews and appeals of Financial Aid packages 

Due Late May

Required for All Admitted Applicants

  • Intent to Enroll deadline 

Due May and June

Required for All Admitted and Waitlisted Applicants

  • Updated College Transcript including end-of-year grades 

Required for Enrolling Students

  • Assemble transcript and syllabi review by Dartmouth Registrar and academic departments to determine credits 

Required for Waitlisted Applicants

  • Waiting list decision notification when available after Submission of Intent to Enroll 


Note: We are not able to offer interviews to applicants for transfer admission.