D. TRANSFER ADMISSION
Fall Applicants
D1   Yes No  
D1 Does your institution enroll transfer students?  (If no, please skip to Section E) X    
D1 If yes, may transfer students earn advanced standing credit by transferring credits earned from course work completed at other colleges/universities?   X  
D2 Provide the number of students who applied, were admitted, and enrolled as degree-seeking transfer students in fall 2007.
D2   Applicants Admitted Applicants Enrolled Applicants
D2 Men 2,442 1,195 695
D2 Women 2,444 1,156 729
D2 Total 4,886 2,351 1,424
Application for Admission
D3 Indicate terms for which transfers may enroll:
D3 Fall X
D3 Winter  
D3 Spring X
D3 Summer X
D4   Yes No
D4 Must a transfer applicant have a minimum number of credits completed or else must apply as an entering freshman? X  
D4 If yes, what is the minimum number of credits and the unit of measure?   24 credits
D5 Indicate all items required of transfer students to apply for admission:  
D5   Required of All Recommended
of All
Recommended
of Some
Required of Some Not Required
D5 High school transcript   X      
D5 College transcript(s) X        
D5 Essay or personal statement X        
D5 Interview         X
D5 Standardized test scores     X    
D5 Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) X        
D6 If a minimum high school grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify (on a 4.0 scale):  
D7 If a minimum college grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify (on a 4.0 scale): 2.5
D8 List any other application requirements specific to transfer applicants: Admission to certain programs (majors) is competitive and based not only on a required grade point average (GPA) but also on completion of a certain set of prerequisite core courses. A GPA of B or better is required for applicants to the accounting, business administration, criminal justice, and social welfare programs.
D9 List application priority, closing, notification, and candidate reply dates for transfer students. If applications are reviewed on a continuous or rolling basis, place a check mark in the “Rolling admission” column.
D9   Priority Date Closing Date Notification Date Reply Date Rolling Admission
D9 Fall 3/1 8/1     X
D9 Winter          
D9 Spring 11/15 1/1     X
D9 Summer 3/1 5/1     X
D10   Yes No  
D10 Does an open admission policy, if reported, apply to transfer students?   X  
D11 Describe additional requirements for transfer admission, if applicable: 
Transfer Credit Policies
D12 Report the lowest grade earned for any course that may be transferred for credit:   C
D13   Number Unit Type
D13 Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a two-year institution:  90 credits
D14   Number Unit Type
D14 Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a four-year institution:   90 credits
D15 Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn an associate degree: NA
D16 Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn a bachelor’s degree:   30
D17 Describe other transfer credit policies:Transfer students may refer to:
https://p0l0.albany.edu/tas/

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Section A : General Information

Section B : Enrollment and Persistence

Section C : First Time, First Year (Freshman) Admission

Section D : Transfer Admission

Section E : Academic Offerings and Policies

Section F :  Student Life

Section G : Annual Expenses

Section H : Financial Aid

Section  I :  Instructional Faculty and Class Size

Section  J : Degrees Conferred