How to Apply - Transfer Student

Transfer Student

Congratulations on transferring your education to Cecil College!

Students transferring from other colleges follow the standard Cecil College admissions steps described below.  Questions?  Contact us!  admissions@cecil.edu

 

STEPS:

  1. Complete the Admissions Application and Visit the Admissions Office
    • Apply online today! Paper applications are available in the Schedule of Classes and at the North East Campus and Elkton Station.
    • Meet with an Admissions Representative in the Admissions Office, North East Campus, Building A, Room A201.  Hours are 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday.
  2. Apply for Financial Aid
    • Complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). The FAFSA is required for all financial aid disbursed by Cecil College.
    • Apply for Cecil Foundation scholarships.
  3. Submit Test Scores and Transcripts
    • Have official test scores (SAT, AP, ACT) and transcripts from any college attended sent to Cecil College, Records and Registration, One Seahawk Drive., North East, MD 21901.
    • The sending institution must be accredited by a nationally recognized accrediting agency of the United States Department of Education.
    • Obtain an unofficial transcript for the meeting with your advisor.
  4. Skills Assessments
    • Skills assessment waivers may be granted. Click here to view exemption information.
    • If needed, complete the math, reading and writing assessments on the North East Campus, Engineering and Math Building, Room 310.
    • Bring your Social Security number and Photo ID.
    • Each skills assessment takes approximately 45 minutes.  Please allow yourself 2-3 hours to complete all 3 subject assessments if necessary. 
  5. Meet with an Advisor
    • Come to the advising center to meet with an advisor for degree planning, academic support, and transfer information. Your assigned advisor is identified in your acceptance letter; however, any advisor can assist you. Walk-in's only; No appointments necessary.
    • Bring an unofficial transcript to the meeting with your advisor.
  6. Register for Classes
    • Register for classes at MyCecil or on-site at the North East campus or Elkton Station.
  7. Make Payment Arrangements
    • Payment is due at the time of registration. Click here to get more information about tuition, fees, and payment options.
  8. Attend Student Orientation
    • Meet other new students, receive vital information, and connect with the Cecil community!
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