Incoming transfer application process

Are you ready to be a Warrior?  We make it easy to transfer your credits, stay on your desired degree path, and feel like a Warrior in no time.  Before you begin your admissions application, we encourage you to follow the steps below.

We also recommend considering the following:  

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    Step 1

    Review Transfer Eligibility
    Determine if you are a transfer student based on the number of transferable credits at the time of application and the best time to apply.

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    Step 2

    Review Transfer Credit and Pathway
    Confirm how your credits transfer.  Visit Transfer Hub or Credit Transfer Process to learn more. If you have any questions contact us today.

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    Step 3

    Join the Wayne Transfer Experience
    If you plan to transfer to Wayne State University from a Michigan community college in one or two years, you should consider the Wayne Transfer Experience. Check the link below to see if your community college is a Wayne Transfer Experience partner.

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    Step 4

    Complete your Application
    A completed application includes application fee ($25) and official college transcript(s) from every institution you have previously attended. Any additional requirements will be communicated to you from the Office of Admissions.

    If you plan to major in musictheatre or dance, be sure to schedule an audition with the department. 

    *If you have attended a foreign institution or are an international student, you may be required to submit additional proof of English proficiency and/or additional documentation. 

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    Step 5

    Connect with the Transfer Student Success Center (TSSC)
    The TSSC is here to support you before, during and after your admission.  We can provide pre-admission recommendations, check your admission, or provide support as you begin at Wayne State.  If convenient, you can track your own admission status.