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How to Apply: Transfer

How to Apply: Transfer

Thank you for your interest in New York Institute of Technology. Applications are reviewed for most programs on a rolling admission basis, as long as space is available.

NOTE: The B.S. in Nursing has an October 1 deadline for the spring semester and a March 1 deadline for the fall semester. Check the Nursing, B.S. Admission Requirements for more details.

Admission Requirements

In addition to the general application and admission requirements, some programs require students to submit additional materials, such as portfolios or minimum G.P.A. or prior coursework:


College of Arts & Sciences

School of Architecture & Design

College of Engineering & Computing Sciences

School of Health Professions

    • Nursing, B.S. - Deadline: October 1 for the spring semester; March 1 for the fall semester.

How to Apply

Step 1: Complete an Application


Complete the Common Application or the NYIT Online Application. There is a $50 nonrefundable application fee.

Step 2: Submit Required Transcripts

Required documents include:

  • Official test scores (AP, IB, A-Level, etc.)
  • Copies of transcripts from all colleges you have attended.
  • If you have fewer than 24 credits of previous college work completed, submit your official high school transcript and your SAT (critical reading and math only) or ACT test scores. You have the option of submitting results from the previous or redesigned SAT.
    NYIT SAT Code: 2561; NYIT ACT Code 2832

Note: All final, official transcripts must be received prior to the start of your first semester.

Step 3: Submit Two Letters of Recommendation

Step 4: Complete the 300-350 Word Essay


Choose one of the following essay topics:

  • Tell us about your career goals and why attending NYIT would further these goals.
  • Describe the achievement of which you are most proud and why.
  • Nursing and Occupational Therapy applicants only: Explain your desire to work in the fields of occupational therapy or nursing.

Submit your application materials:

NYIT prefers electronic submission of documents. Submit your documents.

NYIT participates in several electronic transcripts networks: National Student Clearinghouse, Parchment Exchange, Scoir, and eSCRIP-SAFE. If your prior institution does not participate with one of our networks, they may send an electronic official transcript directly to NYIT at If you recently submitted supporting documents, please allow the Office of Admissions at least 2-4 weeks to process your materials.

If required, you may email other documents to or fax to 516.686.1116.

Our mailing address is:

Office of Admissions
New York Institute of Technology
P.O. Box 8000
Old Westbury, NY 11568-8000

If you have attended NYIT in the past and are interested in re-enrolling:


Depending on how long you have been away from NYIT, different requirements apply for readmission.

Former Undergraduate Students

Former Graduate Students


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