Western Washington University Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More
This is the complete guide for transferring to Western Washington State College. We suggest you read until the end - you can also use the below calculator to estimate your likelihood of being able to transfer to Western Washington State 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 Western Washington State College, 28.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.
To read about regular admission requirements for Western Washington University, click here
What are the transfer requirements for Western Washington State College?
Western Washington State College 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||Recommended of All|
|Standardized Test Scores||Required of Some|
|Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution||Required of All|
In addition to the above requirements, Western Washington State College also requires a minimum number of credits completed to apply to be a transfer student.
Western Washington State College requires a minimum of 45 credits.
What are Western Washington University’s Transfer Deadlines?
Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down Western Washington State College transfer deadline by fall, winter, spring and summer.
|Closing Date||Reported Deadline|
|Fall Transfer Deadline||March 1|
|Winter Transfer Deadline||September 15|
|Spring Transfer Deadline||January 1|
|Summer Transfer Deadline||March 1|
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 Western Washington University transfer applicants?
If you applied to transfer to Western Washington State College on or before the reported deadlines then you should have your decision date by the notification dates in the below table.
|Fall Transfer Deadline||April 1|
|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 Western Washington University’s transfer acceptance rate?
In 2019, Western Washington State College received 2432 transfer applicants.
The school accepted 1896 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for Western Washington State College is 77.96%.
This indicates how hard it is to transfer into Western Washington State College. You can use the free calculator below to predict your chances of getting accepted.
Additionally, of the 1896 accepted transfer students, 1165 students enrolled - that means the yield was 61.45%.
Western Washington State College accepts 78 out of every 100 transfer applicants.
How can you afford Western Washington State College
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What are the Western Washington University transfer GPA requirements?
Western Washington State College requires a minimum college GPA of 2.0 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.
In addition, Western Washington State College requires a minimum high school GPA of 2.0.
Will you enjoy transferring to Western Washington State College?
There are a lot of reasons to transfer to Western Washington State College. 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 Bellingham...
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 Western Washington State College 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 Western Washington State College 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 Western Washington State College
Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the
Western Washington State College website
for more info.
Western Washington State College accepts 77.96% transfer applicants, which is competitive.
To have a shot at transferring into Western Washington State College, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.46 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.6. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.
The below tables show the SAT and ACT breakdown of Western Washington State College students.
|25th Percentile||75th Percentile||Average|
|2018 Total SAT Score||990||1220||1105|
|25th Percentile||75th Percentile||Average|
|2018 Total ACT Score||42||57||49|
Western Washington University’s average SAT score is 1105. To be a competitive applicant for Western Washington University 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 Western Washington State College, you may also want to consider the schools:Transfering to University of Alaska Anchorage
Transfering to California State University-East Bay
Transfering to University of Hawaii at Manoa
Transfering to Central Washington University
Transfering to Eastern Washington University