Spring 2014: ALL CDes majors are accepting transfer applications for spring term except architecture bachelor of science (B.S.), bachelor of design in architecture (B.D.A.) and architecture bachelor of arts (B.A.)
NOTE: The Pre Graphic Design program is now full so we will no longer accept applications to this program for spring term 2014.
Priority Deadline - October 1, 2013
Final Deadline - January 3, 2014
Fall 2014: ALL CDes majors are accepting transfer applications for fall term.
Priority Deadline - March 1, 2014. Applications are reviewed on a space available basis after this deadline. There is a chance a major may fill after reviewing the applications submitted by the priority deadline so you are encouraged to get your application in by the priority date.
Final Deadline - May 15, 2014. U of M students applying to the architecture B.D.A. and B.A. programs should use this deadline. Students applying to the Arch B.S. have until May 31 to submit their admissions materials.
Contact your CDes Transfer Admissions Counselor for questions. Refer to the Transferring Credit Web page for detailed information on how credits transfer into the U of M and into your major.
Melodie Bard, CDes Transfer Admissions Counselor
612-625-5098 or 1-800-752-1000
Transferring as a degree-seeking student from outside the U of M system (including from CCE).
Changing colleges or campuses within the U of M system, please submit the Change of College/Campus form to any Onestop Service Center:
Changing majors within CDes (including to the Arch BS, BDA, or BA). If you are changing majors within CLA to the Arch BA, please submit the following application to 107 Rapson Hall:
The following transfer admission factors are considered in the review of transfer applications:
Note: Please refer to the architecture degrees for additional admission and program information. Refer to the Application Materials section below for the proper admission materials to submit.
Students transferring from outside the U of M (or CCE) will be notified by postal mail. Students transferring from within the U of M system will be notified via EMAIL to their U of M email account. If you don't remember how to access your U of M email account call 612-301-4357.
College of Design domestic transfer students are automatically considered for a transfer scholarship based on an overall assessment of their admissions application. International students are automatically considered for the Global Excellence Scholarship based on an overall assessment of their admissions application. Students will be notified by mail if they are offered a scholarship.