Transfer Admission

Each year, Carnegie Mellon admits a small number of transfer students, where space permits. The policy for transferring does vary from college to college within Carnegie Mellon; please review this page carefully. Transfer students will only be considered for one college or program within Carnegie Mellon.

 


Transfer Deadlines

Application Plan

Application 
Deadline

Supporting 
Document 
Deadline

Admission Notification Date

Fall Transfer

February 15
(December 1 for Performing Arts, 
January 1 for Visual Arts)

March 15
(December 1 for Performing Arts, 
January 1 for Visual Arts)

 

May 15
(April 15 for CFA)

Spring Transfer*

October 15

November 1

December 15 or soon after


*Spring transfers must have completed a semester of college before the application deadline in order to apply for admission

 


Transferring By College

Engineering, DC, IS, MCS, TPR, SCS:

Architecture, Art, Design, Drama, Music:

 


Transfer Applicant Instructions

In addition to our admission requirements, please keep in mind the following: