Transfer Applicants Back to Apply / Process TRANSFER APPLICANTS APPLICATION MATERIALS ApplicationCommon App $70 App Fee or FeeWaiver RequestRequired FacultyRecommendationsTwo Required School/CollegeReportRequired OfficialTranscriptsRequired InterviewOptional English Language TestRequired for Non-Native English Speakers GOOD TO KNOWA transfer applicant must have earned a high school diploma or GED and completed one or more semesters or two or more quarters of college credit.You can transfer a maximum of 64 semester units or 96 quarter units from a community college.Transfer students should complete any first-year writing courses required at their current institution prior to enrollment at Pitzer.Matriculated transfer students must complete at least two years of study at Pitzer in order to earn a Pitzer College degree.If you are 23 years of age or older, consider applying to Pitzer as a New Resources student. BEST PREPARATIONFOR ADMISSIONThe Admission Committee will pay particular attention to work done in college courses.Students transferring from two year colleges before completion of an Associates degree are strongly suggested to take courses from a broad range of subjects including the humanities, math, social science and science.California community college students are encouraged to complete courses within the Inter-Segmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC). Find out more about IGETC from the counseling center at your community college. The Pitzer Office of Admission can assistance in planning your course schedule. APPLICATION DETAILS Academic RecommendationsTwo recommendations from college professors (or teaching assistants) are required.Recommendations should be submitted electronically through the Common Application website: You can recommender can submit their recommendation through the Common Application website or email/mail their recommendation to email@example.com.All recommendation letters must be sent to our office directly by the recommender.College ReportDownload the College Report here or from the Common Application websiteThe Report should be completed by a college official with access to your full academic and disciplinary record (i.e. Dean, Advisor or Registrar). Not currently enrolled? The report should come from your most recently attended college or university.The college official should email the completed report to firstname.lastname@example.org or you may send it in to our office in a sealed envelope.Official TranscriptsAll colleges/universities you have attended must send an official copy of your transcript to the Office of Admission either by mail or to email@example.com at least four weeks in advance of the admission deadline.You must submit your high school transcript if you have completed less than 32 semester credits or 48 quarter credits by the time you submit your application. You may email an official copy of your high school transcript firstname.lastname@example.org.International ApplicantsPitzer requires the demonstration of English proficiency from students whose native language is not English.This must be done by:Submitting the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)Or submitting the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)Or submitting and being granted an English Language (Click here to find out more about the process)In order to be considered for admission, students must submit official scores or be granted a waiver. For students who submit testing, a minimum score of 100 IBT or 7 IELTS.However, students who are qualified for admission to Pitzer in all ways except English proficiency are eligible for the International Scholars Program. Applicants must:Achieve at least a 70 IBT or 6.5 IELTS.Or have submitted an English Language and been notified that they will be considered for admission through the International Scholars Program.Pitzer can only accept the IELTS or the Internet Based Testing version of TOEFL. Pitzer does not currently accept alternate tests of English proficiency (such as Duolingo (DET), paper-based TOEFL, etc.), but they may be included in your English Language to support your request.For more information about applying as an international student, please click here.