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Sonoma State University

Sonoma State University
Sonoma State University
1801 East Cotati Avenue
Rohnert Park, CA 94928

Official telephone: (707) 664-2880

Website: www.sonoma.edu

Transfer Students

Screen last updated on: March 2, 2015

The transfer admissions information below is valid for the 2015-16 academic year.

Transfer Acceptance

Transfer applicants are accepted:
Number of transfer applications received:
Number of transfer applicants offered admission:
1,688 (37%)
Number of transfer applicants offered admission who enrolled:
775 (46%)

Application and Credit Transfer

Terms for which transfers may enroll:
fall, spring
Minimum number of credits applicant needs to apply as a transfer student:
Items required of transfer students to apply for admission:
  • high school transcript required of some
  • college transcript(s) required of all
  • essay or personal statement recommended of some
  • interview recommended of some
  • standardized test scores required of some
  • statement(s) of good standing from prior institution(s) recommended of some
Minimum college GPA required for transfer applicants:
2.00 using a 4.0 scale
Priority filing date for transfer applicants:
October 1 - November 30 for fall, August 1 - August 30 for spring
Closing date for transfer applicants:
November 30 for fall, August 30 for spring
Notification date for transfer applicants:
rolling for fall, rolling for spring
Dates transfer applicants must accept offer of admission by:
May 1 for fall, November 1 for spring
Lowest course grade that may be transferred for credit:
Maximum number of credits that may be transferred:
70 credits from a two-year institution
Minimum number of credits that must be earned at school:
30 to receive a bachelor's degree
Other/Unique transfer policies:
Sonoma State has a number of majors that are impacted and require supplemental admission criteria. Please check our admissions website to find out more at http://sonoma.edu/admissions/ts/highdemand.html

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