Arkansas Tech University Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

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

What are your chances at ATU?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at ATU 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 ATU, 17.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

    To read about regular admission requirements for Arkansas Tech University, click here

    What are the transfer requirements for ATU?

    ATU 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 Required of Some
    Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution Not Required

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

    ATU does not report a specific number of credits required for transfer.

    What are Arkansas Tech University’s Transfer Deadlines?

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

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

    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 Arkansas Tech University transfer applicants?

    If you applied to transfer to ATU 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
    Winter Transfer Deadline
    Spring Transfer Deadline
    Summer Transfer Deadline

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

    What is Arkansas Tech University’s transfer acceptance rate?

    In 2019, ATU received 911 transfer applicants.

    The school accepted 778 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for ATU is 85.4%.

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

    What are your chances at ATU?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at ATU 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?

    Additionally, of the 778 accepted transfer students, 387 students enrolled - that means the yield was 49.74%.

    ATU accepts 86 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

    How can you afford ATU

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    What are the Arkansas Tech University transfer GPA requirements?

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

    In addition, ATU requires a minimum high school GPA of 2.0.

    Will you enjoy transferring to ATU?

    There are a lot of reasons to transfer to ATU. 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 Russellville...

    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 ATU 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 ATU 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 ATU

    Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the ATU website for more info.
    ATU accepts 85.4% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

    To have a shot at transferring into ATU, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.3 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.43. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

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

    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
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    SAT Reading - - -
    2018 Total SAT Score - - -
    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    ACT Math - - -
    ACT Reading - - -
    2018 Total ACT Score - - -

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

    What are your chances at ATU?

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    *gpa score is required

    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at ATU 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 ATU, you may also want to consider the schools:

    Transfering to Auburn University at Montgomery
    Transfering to University of Arkansas at Little Rock
    Transfering to University of Central Arkansas
    Transfering to Harding University
    Transfering to Savannah State University