Transfer Admissions

Are You a Future Transfer Student?

Welcome to Delta State University’s Transfer Admissions page! We are thrilled that you are considering joining our vibrant community of transfer students. At Delta State, transfer students make up a significant portion of our student population, and we value the diverse perspectives and experiences they bring to our campus. Whether you are transferring from a community/junior college or another 4-year institution, we are here to guide you through the seamless process of applying for transfer admission. On this page, you will find essential information about our transfer requirements, credit transfer policies, academic programs, and the support services available to help you succeed. Discover how DSU can be your next educational destination as you take the next step in your academic journey.

Steven McDonald, undergraduate commercial aviation student.

Transferring to Delta State University was the pivotal moment that transformed the trajectory of my career, giving me the opportunity to further my education in a major that is not offered at many other schools.

Steven McDonald, Commercial Aviation studentClass of 2025

Transfer Admissions Requirements

At Delta State University, we welcome transfer students from other regionally accredited colleges and universities who are seeking to continue their educational journey with us. Students may be accepted for transfer if they have earned an associate degree intended for transfer to a four-year school with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0. In addition, students may also be accepted if they have maintained a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on all coursework attempted, excluding vocational/technical or other non-transferable courses. To apply for transfer admission, prospective students must provide the following required documents:

  • Completed DSU Application: Complete application with $25 application fee.
  • Official Transcripts: Final high school and final college transcripts from all institutions attended.
  • Official ACT/SAT Score Report Test scores: ACT college code: 2190, SAT college code: 1163.
  • Proof of Immunization & Records

Our Programs: Find Your Passion

At Delta State University, we offer a wide range of programs to cater to the diverse interests and aspirations of our transfer students. As a transfer student, we understand that you bring unique experiences and perspectives to our community. Your academic advisor will work closely with you to evaluate your transfer credits and create a personalized academic plan that maximizes your previous coursework while aligning with your future aspirations. As you embark on your academic journey with us, you’ll have the opportunity to explore a variety of majors and minors across our five distinguished colleges.

Admitted Transfer Students, Welcome to DSU!

At Delta State, we are committed to providing you with the resources and support you need to thrive academically, socially, and personally. That’s why we have created OkraLinks, your one-stop webpage for accessing all the essential campus resources.

Campus Life: Exciting Adventures Await

Delta State’s campus life is full of endless opportunities to make lasting memories. As a transfer student, you’ll find a vibrant and inclusive community that offers a wide array of activities and resources to enhance your college journey.

Housing to Comfort You

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Our campus offers a range of comfortable and modern housing options that will become your home away from home. Take advantage of a welcoming and supportive environment where you can thrive academically and socially.

Find Your Second Home

Meal Plans That Satisfy

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Our dining services provide nutritious meals that fuel your success. With a variety of dining options, you’ll always find delicious and satisfying meals to keep you energized throughout the day.

Discover Your Meal Options

Student Organizations to Engage You

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Get involved and make lifelong connections through our diverse range of student organizations. From academic clubs and honor societies to cultural and special interest groups, there’s something for everyone.

Get Involved

Athletics That Keep Your School Spirit Strong

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Whether you’re a dedicated athlete or a passionate fan, DSU Athletics will ignite your school spirit. With 13 sports programs, including basketball, baseball, softball, and soccer, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to show your support and be part of the action.

Stay Active

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Financial Aid: We Make Learning Affordable

Scholarships & Aid That Help You Save on Costs

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At Delta State, we understand that affordability is a key concern for transfer students. That’s why we offer a range of scholarships and financial aid options to help you save on costs. Additionally, we offer need-based financial aid programs, such as grants and work-study opportunities, to assist qualifying students.

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Tuition & Fees: A Look at the Numbers

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At Delta State, we are proud to offer competitive tuition rates that provide exceptional value for your education. We also offer flexible payment options, including payment plans, allowing you to manage your educational expenses with ease.

Break Down the Costs

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