University of Louisiana at Monroe Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More
This is the complete guide for transferring to ULM. We suggest you read until the end - you can also use the below calculator to estimate your likelihood of being able to transfer to ULM.
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 ULM, 25.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.
To read about regular admission requirements for University of Louisiana at Monroe, click here
What are the transfer requirements for ULM?
ULM requires a number of completed documents for consideration. The table below summarizes the most important pieces of information:
|High School Transcript||Required of Some|
|College Transcript||Required of All|
|Essay or Personal Statement||Not Required|
|Standardized Test Scores||Required of Some|
|Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution||Required of All|
In addition to the above requirements, ULM also requires a minimum number of credits completed to apply to be a transfer student.
ULM requires a minimum of 18 credits.
What are University of Louisiana at Monroe’s Transfer Deadlines?
Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down ULM transfer deadline by fall, winter, spring and summer.
|Closing Date||Reported Deadline|
|Fall Transfer Deadline||in April|
|Winter Transfer Deadline|
|Spring Transfer Deadline||in October|
|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 University of Louisiana at Monroe transfer applicants?
If you applied to transfer to ULM on or before the reported deadlines then you should have your decision date by the notification dates in the below table.
|Fall Transfer Deadline||rolling|
|Winter Transfer Deadline||rolling|
|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 University of Louisiana at Monroe’s transfer acceptance rate?
In 2019, ULM received 808 transfer applicants.
The school accepted 679 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for ULM is 84.03%.
This indicates how hard it is to transfer into ULM. You can use the free calculator below to predict your chances of getting accepted.
Additionally, of the 679 accepted transfer students, 445 students enrolled - that means the yield was 65.54%.
ULM accepts 85 out of every 100 transfer applicants.
How can you afford ULM
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What are the University of Louisiana at Monroe transfer GPA requirements?
ULM requires a minimum college GPA of 2.0 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.
In addition, ULM requires a minimum high school GPA of 2.0.
Will you enjoy transferring to ULM?
There are a lot of reasons to transfer to ULM. 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 Monroe...
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 ULM 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 ULM 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 ULM
Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the
for more info.
ULM accepts 84.03% transfer applicants, which is competitive.
To have a shot at transferring into ULM, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.45 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.59. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.
The below tables show the SAT and ACT breakdown of ULM students.
|25th Percentile||75th Percentile||Average|
|2018 Total SAT Score||950||1360||1155|
|25th Percentile||75th Percentile||Average|
|2018 Total ACT Score||38||50||44|
University of Louisiana at Monroe’s average SAT score is 1155. To be a competitive applicant for University of Louisiana at Monroe your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.
If you’re considering transferring to ULM, you may also want to consider the schools:Transfering to Auburn University at Montgomery
Transfering to University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Transfering to Arkansas Tech University
Transfering to University of Central Arkansas
Transfering to Harding University