Arizona State University-Tempe Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

This is the complete guide for transferring to ASU. We suggest you read until the end - you can also use the below calculator to estimate your likelihood of being able to transfer to ASU.

What are your chances at ASU?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at ASU or any other U.S. college

    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

    *or select a school above for a specific calculation

    Need chances at another college?

    I get it - transferring colleges can be confusing, time-consuming and overwhelming. You are not alone. In fact, more than 700,000 students transfer colleges every year.

    At ASU, 12.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

    To read about regular admission requirements for Arizona State University-Tempe, click here

    What are the transfer requirements for ASU?

    ASU requires a number of completed documents for consideration. The table below summarizes the most important pieces of information:

    Admission Item Required?
    High School Transcript Required of Some
    College Transcript Required of All
    Essay or Personal Statement Not Required
    Interview Not Required
    Standardized Test Scores Recommended of All
    Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution Not Required

    In addition to the above requirements, ASU also requires a minimum number of credits completed to apply to be a transfer student.

    ASU requires a minimum of 24 credits.

    What are Arizona State University-Tempe’s Transfer Deadlines?

    Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down ASU transfer deadline by fall, winter, spring and summer.

    Closing Date Reported Deadline
    Fall Transfer Deadline rolling
    Winter Transfer Deadline
    Spring Transfer Deadline rolling
    Summer Transfer Deadline rolling

    Waiting until the last minute to finalize your application could result in a silly mistake.

    We recommend you complete your application at least 1 week before the required deadline.

    In fact, take a full 2 day break from looking at anything related to your application and then come back to look for errors. I bet you’ll find a few 😉

    When are decision dates for Arizona State University-Tempe transfer applicants?

    If you applied to transfer to ASU on or before the reported deadlines then you should have your decision date by the notification dates in the below table.

    Deadline Notification Dates
    Fall Transfer Deadline rolling
    Winter Transfer Deadline
    Spring Transfer Deadline rolling
    Summer Transfer Deadline rolling

    Note this data is current as of 2019 and to the best of our knowledge this hasn’t changed.

    What is Arizona State University-Tempe’s transfer acceptance rate?

    In 2019, ASU received 5927 transfer applicants.

    The school accepted 4958 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for ASU is 83.65%.

    This indicates how hard it is to transfer into ASU. You can use the free calculator below to predict your chances of getting accepted.

    What are your chances at ASU?

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    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

    *or select a school above for a specific calculation

    Need chances at another college?

    Additionally, of the 4958 accepted transfer students, 3077 students enrolled - that means the yield was 62.06%.

    ASU accepts 84 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

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    What are the Arizona State University-Tempe transfer GPA requirements?

    ASU requires a minimum college GPA of 2.0 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.

    In addition, ASU requires a minimum high school GPA of 2.5.

    Additional Transfer Info. for ASU

    ASU has noted the additional policies: Applicants with fewer than 24 transferable semester hours must have minimum 2.5 GPA and meet freshmen aptitude requirements..

    Will you enjoy transferring to ASU?

    There are a lot of reasons to transfer to ASU. Maybe your plan has always been to attend community college, and then move to a four year college to save money while completing your degree.

    Maybe you had a bad experience at your first school - don’t worry this is more common than you think.

    Or perhaps you’re drawn to Tempe...

    Regardless of your reason for transferring, you’re already enrolled at another college or university so you know that the most important element in your college experience is the people and community

    Finding success at ASU is dependent on feeling comfortable - will you be able to find a place to find home and grow?

    These are the questions that numbers and data cannot answer, but CampusReel can.

    If you’re considering transferring to ASU then I highly recommend that you watch the school’s videos on CampusReel. These are real students with real stories.

    Final Verdict: How to transfer into ASU

    Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the ASU website for more info.
    ASU accepts 83.65% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

    To have a shot at transferring into ASU, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.54 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.68. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

    The below tables show the SAT and ACT breakdown of ASU students.

    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    SAT Math 520 650 585
    SAT Reading 500 630 565
    2018 Total SAT Score 1020 1280 1150
    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    ACT Math 23 28 25
    ACT Reading 22 28 25
    2018 Total ACT Score 45 56 50

    Arizona State University-Tempe’s average SAT score is 1150. To be a competitive applicant for Arizona State University-Tempe your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.

    What are your chances at ASU?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at ASU or any other U.S. college

    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

    *or select a school above for a specific calculation

    Need chances at another college?

    If you’re considering transferring to ASU, you may also want to consider the schools:

    Transfering to Oklahoma State University-Main Campus
    Transfering to University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus
    Transfering to The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
    Transfering to The University of Texas at San Antonio