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General Studies

Transfer Admission Requirements

  • Regular admission to a major requires a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above at the most recent college
  • Admission with recommendations to a major requires a cumulative GPA of 2.3-2.49 with a C- or above in college English and math
  • Admission with conditions to the Mastodon Advising Center (MAC) requires a cumulative GPA of 2.0-2.29 with a C- or above in college English and math
  • If your cumulative GPA is less than 2.0, you will be referred to the IPFW—Ivy Tech Crossroads Program

How do I apply?

Previous college credit from any Indiana University or Purdue University Campus including IPFW?*

  • Please submit the following:
  • Application for Undergraduate Admission
  • Unofficial Indiana or Purdue University Transcripts**
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended since your enrollment at IU or Purdue
  • No application fee is due!
  • Select General Studies as your major!

*If you’ve previously attended any Indiana University or Purdue University campus and were academically dismissed, please contact 260-481-6111. **You can get transcripts by contacting your previous college’s Registrar Office.

Previous college credit from other institutions?

Please submit the following:

  • Application for Undergraduate Admission
  • High school transcript or General Educational Development (GED) scores
  • Official Transcripts from all colleges attended
  • $50 application fee
  • Select General Studies as your major!

3 Options to Completing your Application:

Apply Online

To simplify the process of applying for admission to IPFW, we allow prospective students to apply online. You will be prompted to select the student type that best describes you once you begin the application process. Please follow all directions. Apply now.

Print an Application

You can print out an application and drop it off at the Admissions office, located in Kettler Hall, Room 111.

Request an Application by Mail

If you would like to receive an admissions application in the mail, please fill out the Request for Information form or call us at 260-481-6812 or 1-800-324-IPFW. Admissions office hours are:

Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–6 p.m.

Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Every first and third Saturday (except holidays): 9 a.m.­– noon