Jan 27, 2021  
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Application Procedures for Transfer Students

  1. Complete the online application for Undergraduate Freshman at www.tntech.edu/applyonline by the deadlines listed at the top of this section. All first-time applicants must provide a one-time, non-refundable fee of $25.
  1. Submit official transcripts of all work completed and a partial transcript if presently enrolled in coursework. Tentative admission may be granted on the basis of partial transcripts if the quality of work is clearly acceptable. Submit final transcripts when all work is completed. Transcripts of all work attempted at the college-level must be furnished. Final admission is granted only after all transcripts and credentials are received.

Official transcripts originate from the institution attended and are delivered directly to the University. Transcripts may be delivered via post or electronically through an approved vendor (see the Undergraduate Admissions website for approved vendors). Faxed transcripts are not considered official transcripts.

It is a Class A misdemeanor to misrepresent academic credentials. A person commits the offense of misrepresentation of academic credentials who, knowing that the statement is false and with the intent to secure employment at or admission to an institution of higher education in Tennessee, represents, orally or in writing that the person:

  1. Has successfully completed the required course work for and has been awarded one (1) or more degrees or diplomas from an accredited institution of higher education;
  2. Has successfully completed the required course work for and has been awarded one (1) or more degrees for diplomas from a particular institution of higher education; or
  3. Has successfully completed the required course work for and has been awarded one (1) or more degrees or diplomas in a particular field or specialty from an accredited institution of higher education.

Students who have NOT earned 24 transferrable college-level hours are required to submit an official final high school transcript or GED/HiSET scores. Those who have not completed college-level Math or English courses must follow COMPASS testing guidelines. Students under the age of 21 who have completed fewer than 24 semester hours must also submit ACT/SAT scores. Additional items may be required per the Office of Admissions in order to ensure a complete review of an applicant. In compliance with the requirements of the Office of Residential Life, an application and prepayment for on-campus housing should be submitted to the Office of Residential Life. (See Residential Life.) Each applicant should complete and return the Student Health Form, the Hepatitis/Meningitis Wavier Form, and supply requisite immunization documentation before registering for courses. Forms are available to download from the Health Services website at www.tntech.edu/healthservices. (See “Health Requirements” section for more information.) Notification of the admission decision will be sent via mail and be available online. Information concerning orientation and registration will follow either via mail or electronically.