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Transfer Students

With a variety of on campus and online degrees to choose from, SUNY Canton is a great option for potential transfer students. We also offer a spring start date for many of our majors and the flexibility of studying 100% online.

With over 400 transfer students choosing to enroll at SUNY Canton each year, our Admission Office welcomes your questions and encourages a visit to campus or a phone call to speak with one of our counselors.

How to Apply

Required Materials:

  1. Application (add link: http://www.canton.edu/apply/
  2. Official college transcripts (from all previously attended colleges)
  3. Final High School Transcript or GED/TASC scores
  4. CCAF or Joint Service Transcript
    Note – if your first or last name has been changed, please let us know.

Additional Materials: These items are not required but may be helpful for us to have when reviewing your application

  1. Personal Statement and/or Resume
  2. Mid-semester grades

Unofficial Transfer Credit Evaluation Process

To have an unofficial transfer credit evaluation completed, please complete the Transfer Credit Evaluation Form and submit it to our office via email (transfer@canton.edu) or via fax (315-386-7929) with all college transcripts. Unofficial credit evaluations typically take 5-7 business days to complete and are subject to change.

If you have already applied for admission, please do not complete an unofficial transfer credit evaluation; you will be sent an evaluation after a decision has been made to your application. This form is for prospective applicants.

Life Experience Credit Process

Useful Webpages

For more information please feel free to call the Office of Admission at 1-800-388-7123 or email admissions@canton.edu

Transfer Student

Office of Admissions
SUNY Canton
34 Cornell Drive
Canton, NY 13617

(315) 386-7123 or
Fax: (315) 386-7929