Transfer Applicant Entrance Requirements

Transfer Admission Requirements

Interested in applying to Farmingdale State College?  It's simple!  Just file the Apply Now!  Applications may take between 7 to 10 business days to process.  Please factor this into your application processing time. 

Farmingdale State College policy requires that students complete a minimum of 30 credit hours in residence.  Questions regarding transfer credits?  Don't forget to check out our Transfer Equivalency Chart.

Applicant Deadlines:

  • Fall - May 1st
  • Spring - January 3rd

*Please reference our Dates and Deadlines page for specific major deadlines

Admission Requirements:
  • Transfer GPA of at least a 2.5
Documentation Requirements:
  • Official college transcripts
  • Official high school transcript if applicant does not have an Associate degree
  • SAT/ACT scores if you have fewer than 24 college credits


  • Letter(s) of Recommendation
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement 
Please send all official documents to the following address:
Admissions Processing: Farmingdale State College
279 Broadway - Suite A
Albany, NY 12204