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Transfer Admission

Fall Applicants

D1.   Does your institution enroll transfer students?   Yes
  (If no, please skip to Section E) 
  If yes, may transfer students earn advanced standing credit by transferring credits earned from course work completed at other colleges/universities?  Yes

D2.   Provide the number of students who applied, were admitted, and enrolled as degree-seeking transfer students in fall 2004.

  Applicants Admitted Applicants Enrolled Applicants
Men 1,077 761 671
Women 1,074 754 623
Total 2,151 1,515 1,294

Application for Admission

D3.   Indicate terms for which transfers may enroll: Fall Spring, and Summer

D4. Must a transfer applicant have a minimum number of credits completed or else must apply as an entering freshman? Yes
  If yes, what is the minimum number of credits and the unit of measure?   24

D5.   Indicate all items required of transfer students to apply for admission:

  Required of All Recommended of All Recommended of Some Required of Some Not required
High school transcript o o o o x
College transcript(s) x o o o o
Essay or personal statement o o o o x
Interview o o o o x
Standardized test scores o o o o x
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) x o o o o

D6. If a minimum high school grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify (on a 4.0 scale): 
    Not ApplicableD7. If a minimum college grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify (on a 4.0 scale): 
   2.0D8. List any other application requirements specific to transfer applicants: The transferability of course of credit earned at two-year institutions is limited to a total of 67 semester hours. Transfer applicants should note that regardless of the number of transfer hours the University may accept, all candidates for a bachelor’s degree must complete 30 of last 36 hours of their program at UK.D9. List application priority, closing, notification, and candidate reply dates for transfer students. If applications are reviewed on a continuous or rolling basis, place a check mark in the "Rolling admission" column.

  Priority Date Closing Date Notification Date Reply Date Rolling Admission
Fall   August 1     x
Winter         o

Spring

  December 1     x
Summer   April 15, May 15     x

D10. Does an open admission policy, if reported, apply to transfer students?   
    Does Not Apply

D11 . Describe additional requirements for transfer admission, if applicable: 
   Minimum of 2.0 GPA if transferring with more than 24 credit hours.Transfer Credit Policies

D12. Report the lowest grade earned for any course that may be transferred for credit:   
   DD13. Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a two-year institution: 
   Number   67      Unit type   Semester hours

D14 . Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a four-year institution:   
   Number   90      Unit type   Semester hours

D15.   Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn an associate degree:
    N/A

D16.   Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn a bachelor's degree:   
    30

D17.   Describe other transfer credit policies: 
    N/A