- You are a citizen or permanent resident of the United States and have attended an institution of higher education for any period of time after graduating from secondary school and received graded credit in academic coursework.
- You earned a high school diploma/GED, enrolled in a degree program at another college or university, and completed at least 12 credit hours.
Review our transfer requirements.
Transfer requirements differ slightly from our first-year requirements, so you should review before completing your application.
Note: if you have completed fewer than 30 credits of college-level academic coursework, you must also submit an official copy of your high school transcript along with official ACT/SAT score reports.
Complete the Online Common Application
Pay the Application Fee ($85*)
*If you are eligible for an application fee waiver you will be able to indicate this on the Common Application
Send your Official Academic Transcript(s) to Syracuse University
Submit the College Report Form
Available through the Common Application or download [PDF, 128KB] to submit. Syracuse University requires a College Report Form from each school that you’ve attended.
Submit one academic recommendation
Submit any additional application materials, if required.
If required, submit your portfolio or audition