Apply to transfer to CEHD as a Twin Cities or Rochester campus student

Priority application deadlines

Spring semester deadline
October 1

Fall semester deadline
February 1

Important reminders about your application

  • CEHD admits transfer students directly into majors. See minimum requirements below.
  • Some majors will reach enrollment capacity by the priority deadline. To be sure your application is given full consideration, please submit all materials by the priority deadline. Majors which have not filled by the priority deadlines will continue to accept applications until Dec. 1 (spring admission) or June 1 (fall admission) or until the specified major fills.
  • Application review begins after the deadline. Applicants will be notified of their admission decision four to six weeks after the application deadline.

2) Change of college form

3) CEHD Transfer Application Supplement and essay responses

Review the short answer essay prompts and instructions, prepare your responses, and then submit your responses by completing the transfer application supplement.

4) Consider applying to the University Honors Program

The University Honors Program is an option for transfer students. Find out more information on how to apply as a transfer student.

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Information sessions

All prospective transfer students are encouraged to attend a Zoom information session. Each session is led by a transfer admissions staff member, who provides an overview of the application process, tips for applying, next steps, and an opportunity to ask questions.

We are here to support you at any point in your application process. We offer in-person and online options for students. Please contact our ICT Coordinator, Jessica Heidemann, at to connect with the transfer admission team.

CEHD is committed to providing a comfortable, inclusive, and respectful environment for all members of our communities. If you need accommodations in the admission process, please contact CEHD Student Services,