Illinois Institute of Technology Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

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

What are your chances at IIT?

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    *gpa score is required

    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at IIT 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 IIT, 7.93% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

    To read about regular admission requirements for Illinois Institute of Technology, click here

    What are the transfer requirements for IIT?

    IIT 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 Required of All
    Interview Recommended of All
    Standardized Test Scores Required of Some
    Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution Not Required

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

    IIT requires a minimum of 24 credits.

    What are Illinois Institute of Technology’s Transfer Deadlines?

    Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down IIT 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 Illinois Institute of Technology transfer applicants?

    If you applied to transfer to IIT 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 Illinois Institute of Technology’s transfer acceptance rate?

    In 2019, IIT received 730 transfer applicants.

    The school accepted 425 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for IIT is 58.22%.

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

    What are your chances at IIT?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at IIT 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 425 accepted transfer students, 219 students enrolled - that means the yield was 51.53%.

    IIT accepts 59 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

    How can you afford IIT

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    What are the Illinois Institute of Technology transfer GPA requirements?

    IIT requires a minimum college GPA of 0.0 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.

    In addition, IIT requires a minimum high school GPA of 0.0.

    Will you enjoy transferring to IIT?

    There are a lot of reasons to transfer to IIT. 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 Chicago...

    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 IIT 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 IIT 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 IIT

    Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the IIT website for more info.
    IIT accepts 58.22% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

    To have a shot at transferring into IIT, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.98 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 4.14. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

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

    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    SAT Math 620 720 670
    SAT Reading 510 640 575
    2018 Total SAT Score 1130 1360 1245
    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    ACT Math 26 31 28
    ACT Reading 25 34 29
    2018 Total ACT Score 51 65 58

    Illinois Institute of Technology’s average SAT score is 1245. To be a competitive applicant for Illinois Institute of Technology your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.

    What are your chances at IIT?

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

    Transfering to School of the Art Institute of Chicago
    Transfering to Augustana College
    Transfering to Blackburn College
    Transfering to Concordia University-Chicago
    Transfering to Elmhurst College