Checklist & Deadlines

Penn offers admission to transfer students for the fall term only. No spring term admission is granted.

DEADLINE Due March 15, 2018
Application Fee $75 or fee waiver for those who qualify
Common Application OR Coalition Application & Penn-specific Essay
Official College Transcript

Must be submitted directly from the school

College Report
Official High School Transcript

Must be submitted directly from the school

Academic Evaluations (2)
Mid-Term Report

Required for students who will enter as sophomores. Ask each professor to report your current grade in the class. Form can be downloaded from Common Application and submitted through your Penn Applicant Portal.

Standardized Testing  
SAT or ACT (required) Last Test Dates Accepted:
February 2018 (ACT) -or- March 2018 (SAT)
Supplementary Materials  
Fine Arts Supplement March 25, 2018
Additional Letter of Recommendation (1) March 15, 2018
Financial Aid Materials  
View the financial aid checklist for all required documents and dates
Notification of Decision May 2018
Admitted Student Reply/Enrollment Confirmation June 2018
  • The University of Pennsylvania reserves the right to evaluate an application and render a final decision even if all pieces of the application have not been received.
  • No student who has been denied admission under any of our decision plans may apply again to any undergraduate division of the University in the same academic year.