(1.)        MassTransfer Preferred Application Filing Date

    • Fall Enrollment: March 1
    • Spring Enrollment: October 15


    • Some campuses may have later due dates, so check directly with the institution.

 At the college’s website, navigate to “Admissions/Undergraduate Admissions" to find:  “Application Deadlines”:  Transfer deadlines are different than freshman deadlines; they are often much later in the academic year


(2.)  Do you use a PAPER or ELECTRONIC MassTransfer free application

  • Electronic: 

This option may direct you to the receiving institution’s website; be sure there is an option to check MassTransfer so you will not be charged a fee to apply.

Bridgewater State University

Fitchburg State University

Westfield State University

UMass Amherst

UMass Lowell


·         Paper (Mailed Application): 

If you are applying to any other state university or UMass campus, you need to use this  MassTransfer Application. It should be completed, saved to the computer, printed, and mailed to the intended institution. For contact information, visit the Public Campuses and Transfer Contacts page. Please do not send your application to the Department of Higher Education


     Framingham State University

Massachusetts College of Art & Design

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

Massachusetts Maritime Academy

Salem State University

Worcester State University

UMass Boston

UMass Dartmouth


Ready to apply?  Click on Application Option #1 in the Handouts below for a checklist.