How to Apply

Steps for Undergraduate Transfer Applicants

TRANSFER APPLICATION DEADLINES

Application Deadline

Financial Aid (FAFSA)
Priority Filing Date

Notification Date
Fall 2016 StartRollingMarch 1Rolling
Spring 2017 StartRollingOctober 1Rolling

COMPLETE AND SUBMIT AN APPLICATION

You can apply to Champlain College using one of the following applications:

  1. The Champlain College Transfer Application. This online application is for students that are seeking to apply only to Champlain College and attend classes on campus. This is the most convenient application form to use.

    CHAMPLAIN APPLICATION

  2. The Common Application (Online). This application allows you to apply to many schools at once. You will be required to create an account to get started and Champlain College requires a short supplement to complete your application. (Note: the Common App is down for maintenance July 25-July 29. Please check back on Aug. 1, 2016)
  3. Print and mail the application. If you prefer to send in your application, print the following forms and mail them to Champlain College's Office of Admission: PO Box 670, Burlington VT 05402.

ADDITIONAL REQUIRED ITEMS TO COMPLETE YOUR APPLICATION

  • Official college transcripts from all colleges attended.
  • Official copy of your high school transcript.
  • Official SAT or ACT scores are optional but recommended, especially if the applicant has fewer than 30 credits completed at the time of application. Champlain's SAT code is 3291 and our ACT code is 4298. SAT and ACT score reports must be sent to Champlain from the CollegeBoard and ACT websites respectively.
  • Optional: Letters of recommendation.
  • If you are applying to the Creative Media, Digital Filmmaking, Game Art and Animation, Game Design, Graphic Design & Digital Media, or Professional Writing majors, please upload your portfolio. Learn more about portfolio requirements.

Once your application for admission is complete, Champlain College will do a transfer credit evaluation to compare previous college credit at other institutions with course requirements in your selected major. This information will be provided with your admission decision so you can make an informed decision.

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